This is a bit old news but for me but it will new for many of you know.
SQLPASS, Dell, Microsoft and MaximumASP has come together and build hosted environment for free to all of us to use and experiment with.
Register now to try out up to seven labs:
- SQL Server 2008 R2 – Multi Server Management
- SQL Server 2008 R2 – PowerPivot
- SQL Server 2008 R2 – Reporting Services
- SQL Server 2008 R2 – Master Data Services
- SQL Server 2008 R2 – StreamInsight
- SQL Server Integration Services – Introduction
- SQL Server Integration Services – Intermediate to Advanced
Now this is indeed wonderful opportunity as you do not need to buy anything and get world class experience with this products.
Reference: Pinal Dave (http://blog.SQLAuthority.com)