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Implement a secure environment for a database service
Published: 8/2/2020, Length: 1:52:00
Implement SQL Server-based options for authentication and authorization, as well as Azure options for securing Azure SQL databases. Explore encryption, firewalls and advanced threat protection.
Automate tasks in SQL Server
Published: 8/23/2020, Length: 1:47:00
Scripting repetitive tasks in Azure SQL for regular maintenance jobs and multi-instance administration. Automation of error and resource alerts. Configuration of notifications for failures.
Migrate SQL workloads to Azure
Published: 7/16/2020, Length: 4:01:00
Migrate SQL workloads to Azure Learn

Learning Modules

Manage Azure PaaS resources using automated methods
Published: 9/18/2020, Length: 0:34:00
Migrate SQL Workloads to Azure Managed Instances
Published: 3/31/2020, Length: 1:04:00
Explore performance-based design
Published: 9/11/2020, Length: 0:50:00
Migrate SQL Workloads to Azure SQL Databases
Published: 3/31/2020, Length: 0:28:00
Run SQL Server 2019 on Linux containers
Published: 6/11/2019, Length: 0:44:00

SQL Server News

5/19/2022, MS Tech Community
Link feature for Managed Instance is a new feature providing a hybrid connection between SQL Server 2016 (Enterprise, Developer and Standard editions) hosted anywhere and the fully managed PaaS...
5/19/2022, MS Tech Community
Link feature for Managed Instance is a new feature providing a hybrid connection between SQL Server 2016 (Enterprise, Developer and Standard editions) hosted anywhere and the fully managed PaaS...
5/19/2022, MS Tech Community
Introduction:   Many of you may have been focused on analytics for years and have shown audacity, acumen, and determination in improving your decision-making and the decisions of those around...
5/18/2022, MS Tech Community
Microsoft Build will begin Tuesday, May 24 at 8:30 AM PDT with our annual keynote. Attendees can then participate in live segments, breakout sessions, Learn Live workshops, and more.   We are...
5/18/2022, MS Tech Community
There is a resurgence of interest and renewed priority to transform core enterprise systems. This resurgence is largely driven by rapidly shifting workforce dynamics such as retirement, the...
5/17/2022, MS Tech Community
Introduction   In this blog, we discuss different strategies for archiving data within a database. These strategies are independent of and not related to high availability and disaster recovery...
5/17/2022, MS Tech Community
Release News   Exchange Online and Outlook   We will be retiring Data Loss Prevention experience from the classic Exchange Admin Center   SharePoint / OneDrive for Business   Users be...
5/17/2022, MS Tech Community
Introduction Azure Arc provides a simplified Governance and Management capability by delivering a consistent multi-cloud and on-premises management platform. Azure Arc-enabled Kubernetes allows...
5/16/2022, MS Tech Community
Howdy!   It isn't uncommon for us to receive autocleanup or manual cleanup issues regarding Change Tracking in CSS. If you have very busy tables that results in a lot of data being written to the...
5/16/2022, MS Tech Community
Hello ladies and gentlemen, How many times have you found yourself in the need of monitoring a custom KPI? How many times did you need to react to a situation in which a given number of records...
5/13/2022, MS Tech Community
We recently released an update to Microsoft JDBC Driver for SQL Server, version 10.2.1. The update addresses a few issues in the 10.2.0 release.   Fixed issues Changed Idle Connection Resiliency...
5/13/2022, MS Tech Community
Global Azure 2022 China Jiong Shi has been a Microsoft MVP for twelve years, who is interested in Windows 10 IoT Core, Windows Embedded, Azure IoT and UWP. He is an associate professor in School...
5/13/2022, MS Tech Community
Infrastructure: Multiple Azure SQL DB instances Multiple databases in total Multiple instances consist of multiple databases Different subscriptions exist for different environments (Dev, UAT,...
5/13/2022, MS Tech Community
In the previous post, Migrate Amazon RDS for SQL Server to Azure SQL Managed Instance - Overview (microsoft.com), we have introduced an overview of the series and summarized different migration...
5/12/2022, MS Tech Community
Today, I worked on a service request that our customer needs to add the IP of Azure SQL node that is executing any elastic query.    We have the following situation:   In the server...
5/11/2022, MS Tech Community
Shape data with Power Query Editor    Power Query is a powerful and time-saving set of tools that help you get and shape data quickly and easily. When this tool was first released in Excel for...
4/29/2022, MS Tech Community
The purpose of this series of articles is to describe some of the details of how High Availability works and how it is implemented in Azure SQL Managed Instance in both Service Tiers - General...
4/28/2022, MS Tech Community
Co-Author: Irene Joseph, Senior Program Manager   Contributor: Linishya Vaz, Principal Product Manager    1. Introduction   HL7 Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR®) is quickly...
4/28/2022, MS Tech Community
Oracle is one of the leading DBMS in the marketplace. More than just a database, Oracle has a whole host of applications used by customers as mission-critical workloads. Oracle migration is...
4/28/2022, MS Tech Community
Oracle is one of the leading DBMS in the marketplace. More than just a database, Oracle has a whole host of applications used by customers as mission-critical workloads. Oracle migration is...