Server upgrade 2003 to 2008

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SQL Server 2003
SQL Server 2008 R2
I'm upgrading my server hardware, I currently have server 2003. I also want to upgrade to server 2008 too. The new server I'm getting comes with its own new drives. How can I upgrade to a completely new server and upgrade to 2008, while retaining all of my data and Active Directory, etc.

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upgrading to a dell poweredge t310
ASKED: March 25, 2013  10:13 PM
UPDATED: March 26, 2013  1:30 PM

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Follow the below article for step by step guide for upgrading the windows server from 2003 to 2008 while maintaining the data & AD 

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