Introduction to Azure SQL Database

Abstract:

In this session, you will learn the difference between Azure SQL Database, Elastic Pools, Managed Instances, and Hyperscale. You will learn how to secure your data utilizing the PaaS features. You will learn how to make sure your users have a great experience while saving as much money as possible. First impressions have long-lasting effects. When dealing with an architecture change like migrating to Azure SQL Database the last thing you want to do is leave a bad first impression. In this session, you will learn the difference between Azure SQL Database, Elastic Pools, Managed Instances, and Hyperscale. You will learn how to test migrations for compatibility issues before you start the migration process. You will learn how to secure your data utilizing all the PaaS features. Finally, you will learn how to determine which performance tier is a good starting point for your existing workload(s) and how to monitor your workload over time to make sure your users have a great experience while you save as much money as possible. 1. Learn how to get started using Azure SQL Database weather you are building an application or migrating an application. 2. Learn how to secure your data with minimal configuration changes utilizing native features included with Azure SQL Database 3. Learn how to monitor and tune your performance to lower your spend by utilizing less compute resources.

Speakers:

  • John Sterrett

    18 Recordings

    John Sterrett is an MCSE: Data Platform, Principal Consultant and the Founder of Procure SQL LLC. John has presented at many community events, including Microsoft Ignite, PASS Member Summit, SQLRally, 24 Hours of PASS, SQLSaturdays, PASS Chapters, and Virtual Chapter meetings. John is a leader of the Austin SQL Server User Group and the founder of the HADR Virtual Chapter.

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Recorded on:

Apr 27, 2019

More Info:

https://www.meetup.com/azureaustin/events/258070696/

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