Database backups are an essential part of any business continuity and disaster recovery strategy because they protect your data from corruption or deletion.
In this episode of Data Exposed with Uros Milanovic, he’ll share the two types of backups for restoring databases for Azure SQL customers, why database backups are important, how backups are kept, what options customers have, and much more.
Capacity planning plays a critical role in migrating an existing application or designing a new one. In the final part of this three-part series with Silvano Coriani, we’ll review various Azure SQL capacity planning scenarios, as well as review best practices and recommendations on what to use when.
1:26 Greenfield development scenario
5:42 Existing applications on-prem or other clouds scenario
7:42 On-prem demo
12:01 Changes in existing Azure SQL DB apps scenario
In this episode of Data Exposed with Vladimir Ivanovic, he announces a set of major performance improvements for Azure SQL Managed Instances, which enable customers to migrate their more performance-hungry database workloads to Azure SQL Managed Instance.
These improvements are automatically enabled for all existing and future Azure SQL Managed Instances at no extra charge, making Azure SQL Managed Instance the best fully-managed database platform for mission-critical workloads.
In the conclusion to this two-part series with Allan Hirt, learn how Azure can be used to create disaster recovery solutions for your on premises Microsoft SQL Server instances and databases through the use of built-in availability features of SQL Server.
1:22 Built in hybrid disaster recovery options overview
In part one of this three-part series, Vasiya Krishnan introduces Azure SQL Edge and its features that make it the optimized database engine for IoT Scenarios. In part two, Vasiya will review customer examples and use cases, and in part three, she’ll conclude with a demo that demonstrates how to use Azure SQL Edge to build smarter renewable resources.
Whether migrating an existing application or designing a brand new one, capacity planning process plays a critical role.
Learn how to navigate across Azure SQL Database options like hardware generation, service and compute tiers, and instance sizing principles, trying to find the sweet spot between performance, functionalities, and costs, in the first episode of this three-part series with Silvano Coriani.