Category: Azure SQL Database

Mike Wood discusses why authentication is still important even if you're utilizing the Azure SQL Database Firewall.
June 2, 2020 | Mike Wood | Security, Azure SQL Database 0
In the first blog post in his Securing Azure SQL Database series, Mike Wood discusses the Azure SQL Database firewall and provides tips for configuring firewall rules.
May 15, 2020 | Mike Wood | Security, Azure SQL Database 0
Jamie Phillips shares the PowerShell SQL Server script for restoring your Azure SQL Database in the event of an outage in your Azure region.
Tim Radney talks about how to decide whether a move to Azure SQL Database Managed Instance makes sense and, if so, which tier.
Guest author Dustin Dorsey shows how to prepare for a migration to Azure SQL Database by sending SentryOne monitoring data to the DTU calculator.
Tim Radney explains some of the nuances of performance tuning your workloads in Azure SQL Database and Azure SQL Database Managed Instance.
Glenn Berry of SQLskills.com describes the different tiers for Azure SQL Database, and what you get for your money in each case.
Following up on her post about automatic plan correction, Erin Stellato talks about a new feature in Azure SQL Database: Automatic Index Management.
John Martin announces the latest release of the SentryOne platform, which includes support for Azure SQL Database Managed Instance.
Erin Stellato gives an overview of Automatic Plan Correction in SQL Server 2017 and Azure SQL Database, and assures us that Microsoft is not trying to code us out of jobs.
Tim Radney gives an overview of Managed Instances, and explains how they bridge the gap between on-premises SQL Server and Azure SQL Database.
Tim Radney of SQLskills talks about the various Standard tiers available in Azure SQL Database - what they get you, and how much they cost.
Melissa Coates of SentryOne shares slides, videos, and other resources from a recent webinar on building an Azure SQL Data Warehouse.
Andy Mallon explains DTUs (Database Transaction Units) and the differences you might see between the documentation and practical usage.
Kevin Kline invites you to three webinars coming up in January: A two-part series on the Azure platform, with Gavin Payne; and a session from Paul Stanton on running SQL Server inside Docker containers.

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