In our busy schedule , it’s sometimes difficult to try lots of new features of SQL server. It takes effort to download, setup and configure SQL server and due to lack of time we tend to miss the opportunity.
But now, Microsoft virtual labs have made our life even simpler. We just need to click on the link : http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/virtuallabs/bb467605.aspx and we can get any available setup within minutes. Please feel to try your hands on any available Microsoft product any number of times.
List of pre-requisites can be found on the same link.