SQL Server 2008

Microsoft® SQL Server® 2008 provides a trusted, productive, and intelligent data platform that enables you to:

  • Run your most demanding mission-critical applications.
  • Reduce time and cost of development and management of applications.
  • Deliver actionable insight to your entire organization.

In short, SQL Server 2008 delivers Your Data, Any Place, Any Time.

SQL Server 2008 has Revolutionised the development of database applications. At Propona we pass on the savings afforded by leveraging the latest technologies to our clients, with SQL Server 2008 these technologies include:


Improve developer productivity by providing seamless integration between frameworks, data connectivity technologies, programming languages, Web services, development tools, and data.

Comprehensive Solutions

Develop data-centric solutions that access, consume, and manage data from any data source, and enable efficient delivery to relevant users.

Scalable Solutions

Build scalable, data-centric solutions that target any workload, from the smallest device to the largest servers, and enable your applications to grow with your business needs.

Top New Features

  • Use consistent syntax to query diverse data through .NET Language Integrated Query (LINQ) extensions to Microsoft Visual C# and Microsoft Visual Basic .NET.
  • Create occasionally connected solutions using SQL Server 2008 Compact Edition and Microsoft Synchronization Services.
  • Consolidate data storage through the SQL Server 2008 support for relational, XML, FileStream, and geo-location-based data.
  • Map data structures to business entities by using the new ADO.NET Entity Framework.
Propona has experience with versions of SQL Server from 6.5 to 2008, and is committed to gaining the experience and knowledge with the 2008 version prior to the product release so as to establish a appropriate level of expertise to advise our clients.