Here’s a great video that was just uploaded to the Microsoft Developer YouTube channel.

When data is the lifeblood of your business, you want to ensure your databases are reliable, secure and available when called upon to perform. Service level agreements (SLA) set an expectation for uptime and performance and are a key input for designing systems to meet business needs. This conversation will help discuss the key SLA metrics and how you can leverage them for the most critical applications. For more information read this blog: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blo…

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Gaurav Malhotra joins Scott Hanselman to show how to build a modern data warehouse solution from ingress of structured, unstructured, semi-structured data to code-free data transformation at scale and finally to extracting business insights into your Azure SQL Data Warehouse.     

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In this episode of Data Exposed, Abhi Abhishek talks about mssql-cli, a new open source and cross-platform command line tool for SQL Server, Azure SQL Database, and Azure SQL Data Warehouse.

In this session, Abhi talks about the history of mssql-cli by forking pgcli, along with mssql-cli features including:

  • Syntax Highlighting
  • Intellisense
  • Output formatting w/ horizontal paging
  • Multi-line mode
  • Join suggestions
  • Special Commands
  • History management

To learn more or install mssql-cli, visit our Github at https://github.com/dbcli/mssql-cli.