SQL 2008 R2 – Take a Test Drive

If you are willing to test drive some of the new features of SQL 2008 R2,  you have a
free lab waiting for you at http://www.previewsqlserver.com/index.htm. Register at http://www.previewsqlserver.com/index.htm and you will get below 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

Thanks to Dell, MaximumASP, PASS and ofcourse to Microsoft. Hopefully this will give all a good sense of R2 even if you do not have access to R2 in your organization yet.