SQL Server 2008 has many additional features that provide more advantages to Workforce Central implementations.
Transparent data encryption (TDE)
Policy Based Management
Change Data Capture
SQL Server 2008 provides the highest performance, scalability, reliability, and security as compared to competitor platforms and it scales to some of the world’s largest workloads, as evidenced by
strong industry standard benchmark results
SQL Server 2008 builds on the advancements in SQL Server 2005. It contains many new features and enhanced functionality that fully optimize the power of the underlying database for large-scale workloads while keeping the code independent. In addition,
SQL Server 2008 security features
meet stringent Workforce Central requirements for protecting data and network resources.
Its customizable security architecture enables full event handling, secure storage, TDE, consolidated enterprise encryption, and security key management.