You’ll need the following hardware and software to complete the practice exercises in this book:
A 32-bit or 64-bit version of SQL Server 2008 Enterprise edition or SQL Server 2008 Developer edition. You need to install the Database Engine, Analysis Services, and Reporting Services components of SQL Server 2008. During installation add your Windows login ID to the list of SQL Server and Analysis Services system administrators.
You can download a fully functional 180-day trial version of SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition from http://www.microsoft.com/sqlserver/2008/en/us/trial-software.aspx.
SQL Server 2008 Enterprise ...