In this blog we take a look at the Azure SQL options available, compare the use cases, features, Azure differentiators and more. As well as help you resolve the Azure SQL Managed Instance vs Azure SQL Database decision for your organisation.
One of the key goals of a Data Platform modernisation program is thinking about what to do with your SQL Servers. So here we are going to give some high-level tips to migrate from SQL Server to the cloud.
Now released to general availability – always encrypted with secure enclaves increases confidential computing of Azure SQL. It helps to prevent sensitive data from being removed by rogue administrators, DBAs or cloud operators.
We wanted to share with the Database Administrators (DBAs) of our clients, this great free Azure SQL Administration eBook being offered by Microsoft. Many DBAs are unsure what skills need to be added to their existing skill set or how best to get up to speed. This course/eBook is a great answer.
Using a DTU (Database Transaction Unit) based model was always the way to size and configure an Azure SQL Database, that was until recently where Microsoft developed a vCore based model to size cloud-based databases. This article will compare at a high level these very different options and why you would select one model over the other.