We’re entering the laid-back days of Summer. There isn’t much Azure IaaS news, but we’re after quality, not quantity. June was a good news month for those of us using Microsoft Azure.
I predicted that the Build conference would give us lots of Azure news. In one respect, I was right; there was lots of news.
There is a new SQL Server option that recently launched a preview in Azure called SQL Managed Instance, enabling you to run a private, managed version of SQL that is almost 100 percent compatible with on-premises SQL Server.
Month 3 of 2018 brought us some interesting news in Azure IaaS. Some things that have been in the oven for a while are starting to rise and there’s lots more evidence of the new and open Microsoft.
Is Azure SQL highly available? Spoiler alert… Yes, Azure SQL has automated high availability.
Aidan Finn summarizes everything that was announced or changed in the world of Azure infrastructure.
Aidan Finn explains how Azure automatically protects any databases you create with the Azure SQL service.
Aidan Finn shows you how to backup Web apps that are hosted as an Azure App Service in an App Service Plan.
How do I block Internet access for my Azure virtual machines?
Aidan Finn explains some of the language that is used to specify and size Azure SQL, the database-as-a-service offering from Microsoft Azure.
Aidan Finn compares and contrasts the two options for deploying SQL Server in Microsoft Azure, Azure SQL, and SQL Server running in a virtual machine.