Overview of SQL Server Setup Documentation
Topic Status: Some information in this topic is pre-release and subject to change in future releases. Pre-release information describes new features or changes to existing features in Microsoft SQL Server 2014.
Documentation for SQL Server Setup is available on the installation media and online.
Whether you use the SQL Server Installation Wizard or the command prompt to install SQL Server, you may want to prepare by reading the following sections:
Describes how to prepare for a SQL Server installation.
Describes the options to install SQL Server.
Describes options to install SQL Server features that are part of the Microsoft BI platform include Analysis Services, Integration Services, Reporting Services, and several client applications used for creating or working with analytical data.
Describes options to upgrade to SQL Server
If you are installing a SQL Server failover cluster, review the following: