Daily Archives: May 30, 2013

Exploring a Database in Azure

After creating my Azure account, I wasn’t sure where to go next. Fortunately I had an immediate project that occupied my attention: a public Adventureworks database. As we noted, Red Gate and SQLServerCentral agreed to host the database and cover … Continue reading

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The Speed of Azure

As database administrators we seem to be slow to embrace new technologies and paradigms. There was a lack of enthhusiasm from DBAs for SANs years ago, and virtual machines more recently, at a time when many other technology professioanls were … Continue reading

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