The data explosion: Welcome to the era of analytics

The data explosion: Welcome to the era of analytics

With this glut of data, new analytics and Business Insight (BI) software have been developed to enable businesses to access previously unavailable data. Ten years ago, BI projects garnered little attention and investment compared to other enterprise systems like CRMs.

SQL Server Resource Provider for Azure Virtual Machines

azure virtual machine

Azure provides different options to host your SQL Server workload in the cloud. You can migrate to Azure Managed Instances, Azure SQL Server Database, or you can use Virtual Machines with SQL Server installed (IAAS – Infrastructure as a service option). For SQL Servers installed on Virtual Machines, you can also benefit from the Microsoft Azure Hybrid Benefit for Windows and SQL Server.

November 2019 Roundup: Azure Migration Services, Power BI Performance Tuning, Learning as a Service

November 2019 Roundup: Azure Migration Services, Power BI Performance Tuning, Learning as a Service

Marathon runners often talk about hitting the wall. This is the time when they slow down to a walk with feelings of fatigue and the negativity kicks in due to depleted energy. November is often the time that many people start to experience these feelings in business.

How to predict the winner of the race that stops a nation (and other horse races)

How to predict the winner of the race that stops a nation (and other horse races)

Ok, time to rein in the puns. WARDY IT Solutions have created a tried (but not yet fully tested) Melbourne Cup Prediction model. In a bid to secure financial security, members of the WARDY IT Solutions team put together a strategy for predicting the winner of the Melbourne Cup and any other horse races where the prize money is high.

Data Analytics Strategy: Understanding What Drives Your Business

Data Analytics Strategy: Understanding What Drives Your Business

WARDY IT Solutions provides a comprehensive range of services for those using the Microsoft platform from Data Platform consulting, Virtual DBA, through to Data Analytics solutions and has Microsoft Partner, MAPA, Microsoft Certified awards but did you know we also specialises in Data Analytics Strategy? 

October 2019 Roundup: Virtual DBA Service Q2 2019 Roadmap, Azure Illuminate, SQL Server 2019, Analytics and BI Trends

October 2019 Roundup: Virtual DBA Service Q2 2019 Roadmap, Azure Illuminate, SQL Server 2019, Analytics and BI Trends

Last week I spent the week in the UK assisting organisations accelerate their journey to Azure with modern data warehouse solutions. Whilst in the UK, I spent the night in Chester.

Unpacking SQL Server 2019: Modernising Your Data Platform

Unpacking SQL Server 2019: Modernising Your Data Platform

If you’re already taking advantage of SQL Server in your business today, or thinking it may be time to take the leap, download our eBook ‘Unpacking SQL Server 2019’ on to learn more about all the business accelerating features that SQL Server 2019 has to offer and how you can leverage your existing data assets now and in the future.