In this appendix, you learn how to run scripts for installing a demonstration environment that includes the following:
Fictitious CONTOSO\users in Active Directory
SQL Server 2012 (three instances) and SQL Server Data Tools
Sample data databases such as the AdventureWorksDW2012
You also learn about the architecture and hardware requirements for setting up a few common scenarios.
Your first consideration is a server that will host the tabular model that you want to deploy. It’s best if you allocate the hardware budget to good processors and RAM instead of expensive storage. Table A-1 demonstrates the difference between hardware requirements for Tabular ...