In my August 2007 editorial Too Soon for SQL Server 2008? (InstantDoc ID 96028), I claimed that many businesses running SQL Server as their database platform wouldnt be ready to migrate to SQL Server 2008. I still think that Microsofts SQL Server release schedule isnt giving its customers time to catch up, but I have to admit that I havent found anything negative about the upcoming release. In fact, SQL Server 2008 is the destination that previous SQL Server versions have been working toward.
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