SQL Server now includes AdventureWorks (OLTP), AdventureWorksDW (data warehouse), and AdventureWorksAS (Analysis Services) sample databases. The sample data is based on a fictitious company, Adventure Works Cycles, a large, multinational manufacturing company that produces and distributes metal and composite bicycles to North American, European, and Asian commercial markets. For more information about AdventureWorks, see Samples and Sample Databases.
Describes how to install the sample databases from scripts that are included in SQL Server 2005.
Other ResourcesInstalling AdventureWorks Sample Databases and Samples