Solutions Brief: Microsoft Data Warehouse Fast Track Reference Architectures from SanDisk and our OEM Partners

Learn about validated, pre-configured SanDisk and OEM partner solutions that reduce the complexity and risk of implementing an SMP data warehouse based on SQL Server

Microsoft Data Warehouse Fast Track is a joint effort between Microsoft and its hardware partners to deliver validated, pre-configured solutions that reduce the complexity and risk of implementing an SMP data warehouse based on Microsoft SQL Server® Enterprise Edition. Three key benefits of the Data Warehouse Fast Track program are:

  • Faster deployment and reduced complexity with pre-configured, partner-led solutions
  • Flexibility and choice of the latest generation of hardware from top vendors in the industry
  • Out-of-the-box offerings with reduced risk and greater confidence

The tables below highlight the current Data Warehouse Fast Track Reference Architectures available from SanDisk and its Server partners.

SQL Server 2016

Fast Track Reference Architectures

Cisco DWFT Certification - 36TB
System Provider System Name Processor Type Memory
Cisco Cisco UCS® C240-M4 Intel® Xeon® ES-2697 v3 @ 2.6GHz (2/28/56) 512GB
Operating System SQL Server Edition
Windows Server® 2012 R2 SQL Server 2016 Enterprise Edition
System Provider Storage Information
SanDisk 12 x 1.6TB Lightning Ascend™ Gen II SAS SSDs – presented via Storage Spaces
12,000GB allocated to Data and TempDB (Parity)
600GB allocated to LOG (Mirror)
HPE DWFT Certification - 120TB
System Provider System Name Processor Type Memory
Hewlett Packard Enterprise HPE ProLiant® DL580 (Gen9) Intel Xeon E7-8890 v3 2.5GHz (4s/72c/144t) 2,048GB
Operating System SQL Server Edition
Windows Server® 2012 R2 SQL Server 2016 Enterprise Edition
System Provider Storage Information
SanDisk 8 x Fusion ioMemory™ SX350-6400 PCIe Application Accelerators (JBOD)
51,200GB allocated to Data and TempDB
2 x Lightning Eco™ Gen II 1.6TB SAS SSDs - 1,600GB allocated to Log (Mirror)

SQL Server 2014

Fast Track Reference Architectures

HPE DWFT Certification - 105TB
System Provider System Name Processor Type Memory
Hewlett Packard Enterprise HPE ProLiant DL580 (Gen9) Intel Xeon E7-8890 v3 2.5GHz (4/72/144) 1,536GB
Operating System SQL Server Edition
Windows Server® 2012 R2 SQL Server 2014 Enterprise Edition
System Provider Storage Information
SanDisk 8 x Fusion ioMemory SX350-6400 PCIe Application Accelerators (JBOD)
51,200GB allocated to Data and TempDB
2 x Lightning Eco™ Gen II 1.6TB SAS SSDs - 1,600GB allocated to Log (Mirror)
HPE DWFT Certification - 55TB
System Provider System Name Processor Type Memory
Hewlett Packard Enterprise HPE ProLiant DL380 (Gen9) Intel® Xeon® ES-2697 v3 768GB
Operating System SQL Server Edition
Windows Server® 2012 R2 SQL Server 2014 Enterprise Edition
System Provider Storage Information
SanDisk 4 x Fusion ioMemory SX350-6400 PCIe Application Accelerators (RAID5)
18,800GB allocated to Data and TempDB
600GB allocated to LOG
HPE DWFT Certification - 24TB
System Provider System Name Processor Type Memory
Hewlett Packard Enterprise HPE ProLiant DL380 (Gen9) Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3 2.6GHz (2/24/48) 384GB
Operating System SQL Server Edition
Windows Server® 2012 R2 SQL Server 2014 Enterprise Edition
System Provider Storage Information
SanDisk 4 x Fusion ioMemory SX350-3200 PCIe Application Accelerators (RAID5)
12,200GB allocated to Data and TempDB
600GB allocated to LOG
HPE DWFT Certification - 19TB
System Provider System Name Processor Type Memory
Hewlett Packard Enterprise HPE ProLiant DL380 (Gen9) Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3 (1S/14C/28T) 256GB
Operating System SQL Server Edition
Windows Server® 2012 R2 SQL Server 2014 Enterprise Edition
System Provider Storage Information
SanDisk 6 x 1.6TB Lightning Ascend Gen II SAS SSDs – presented via Storage Spaces
6,780GB allocated to Data and TempDB (Parity)
300GB allocated to LOG (Mirror)
Cisco DWFT Certification - 36TB
System Provider System Name Processor Type Memory
Cisco Cisco UCS C240-M4 Intel Xeon E5-2697 v3 @ 2.6GHz (2/28/56) 512GB
Operating System SQL Server Edition
Windows Server® 2012 R2 SQL Server 2014 Enterprise Edition
System Provider Storage Information
SanDisk 12 x 1.6TB Lightning Ascend Gen II SAS SSDs – presented via Storage Spaces
12,000GB allocated to Data and TempDB (Parity)
600GB allocated to LOG (Mirror)
Lenovo DWFT Certification - 36TB
System Provider System Name Processor Type Memory
Lenovo Lenovo System x3650 M5 E5-26967 v3 3.2GHz (1/18/16) 128GB
Operating System SQL Server Edition
Windows Server® 2012 R2 SQL Server 2014 Enterprise Edition
System Provider Storage Information
SanDisk 10 x 400GB Optimus Ascend™ SAS SSDs allocated to Storage Spaces
2,820GB allocated to Data and TempDB. 300GB (RAID5)
2 x 1TB 10K SAS Drives (RAID1) OS

READY TO FLASH FORWARD?

Whether you’re a Fortune 500 or five person startup, SanDisk has solutions that will help you get the most out of your infrastructure.

VIA
EMAIL

Go ahead, ask us some questions and we'll get back to you with answers.

Let's Talk
800.578.6007

Don't wait, let's just talk now and start building the perfect flash solution.

Global Contact

Find contact information for offices all over the world.

SALES INQUIRIES

Whether you'd like to ask a few initial questions or are ready to discuss a SanDisk solution tailored to your organizations's needs, the SanDisk sales team is standing by to help.

We're happy to answer your questions, so please fill out the form below so we can get started. If you need to talk to the sales team immediately, please phone: 800.578.6007

Field cannot be empty.
Field cannot be empty.
Enter a valid email address.
Field can only contain numbers.
Field cannot be empty.
Field cannot be empty.
Field cannot be empty.
Field cannot be empty.
Field cannot be empty.
Field cannot be empty.

Please indicate your areas of interest:

You must choose an option.

Questions or comments:

You must choose an option.

Thank you. We have received your request.