The Base ImageX Server is a virtual machine that allows a user to test out the latest Business Intelligence features of SQL Server 2012 – RC0; including PowerView reports and PowerPivot Excel Documents.I actually downloaded the other version, the one that was in 42 parts and got stuck on the password... I 'm not sure what login passwords I'm supposed to use. I've read this a couple times and still don't see them... Felt kind of stupid so just created a fresh VM and installed SQL Server 2012 RC0 on it myself (so there! ;)
Quick detailsVersion: 1.1
Date Published: 3/2/2012
SQL2012-RC0-ImageX.rar, 28.4 GB
[GD: yeah, one download 28.4GB Rar... Now THAT'S a download! ]
OverviewThe Base ImageX Server is a virtual machine that can be hosted in Hyper-V that allows a user to test out the latest Business Intelligence features of SQL Server 2012 – RC0. The virtual machine has been configured to support the use of PowerView reports, PowerPivot Excel documents and various content packs allowing the user to explore the capabilities of SQL Server 2012. Working with the demos that can be installed on the ImageX server the user will have a clear picture of how the SQL Server 2012, Office and SharePoint tools support and enhance the self-service business intelligence environment.
Supported Operating Systems: Windows 7
- Windows Server 2008 SP2 with Hyper-V Role installed
- 8GB ram allocated to the BI ImageX VM
- Minimum 80GB hard drive space – 250GB recommended
- Minimum 1 Virtual Processor allocated to the BI ImageX VM – 2-4 Processors Recommended
But since I blogged about the original version and whined about it being in 42 parts, when I saw this one I felt a little obligated to blog about it too.
Update 3/31/2012: The password is pass@word1 as mentioned here, 2010 Information Worker Demonstration and Evaluation Virtual Machine (SP1). Thanks Charles!
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