Azure Database Migration Service

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Overview

Overview

Azure Database Migration Service is a fully managed service designed to enable seamless migrations from multiple database sources to Azure data platforms with minimal downtime (online migrations). Azure Database Migration Service integrates some of the functionality of our existing tools and services. It provides customers with a comprehensive, highly available solution. The service uses the Data Migration Assistant to generate assessment reports that provide recommendations to guide you through the changes required prior to performing a migration.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:20:00
    Windows Server and SQL Server are best on Azure. With unmatched security, unparalleled innovation, unbeatable offers and built-in hybrid, Azure is the best destination for...
  2. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    In this session we take a detailed look at the database migration lifecycle and show you how Microsoft has made it easy to migrate SQL Server instances to Azure with near-zero...

Azure Database Migration Service News

4/13/2022, MS Tech Community
We are announcing General Availability for the Azure SQL Migration extension for Azure Data Studio. The Azure SQL Migration extension for Azure Data Studio provides an easy wizard-based migration...
4/13/2022, MS Tech Community
Database Migration Service (DMS) is an Azure service designed to improve the database migration experience. Users can leverage DMS through the Azure SQL Migration extension for Azure Data Studio....
2/18/2022, MS Tech Community
This blog will guide organizations to help accelerating migrations from on-premises, IaaS and/or relevant SQL Server implementation that need to be migrated to an Azure SQL Managed Instance, with...
2/11/2022, MS Tech Community
When migrating from on-premises to the Azure cloud, the choice of the SQL service can be challenging. The options available, the differences between them, and the implications of choosing each...
1/20/2022, MS Tech Community
Microsoft Defender for Cloud implements AWS security recommendations in the Defender for Cloud portal right alongside Azure recommendations. There are more than 160 out-of-box recommendations for...
12/15/2021, MS Tech Community
In the December 2021 release of Azure Data Studio, we have added updates and fixes to the Azure SQL Migration extension that will further enhance your overall experience in migrating SQL Server...