Organisations today are looking to transform their applications and business process by migrating to Platform as a Service (PaaS). However many are struggling to migrate existing applications including commercial-of-the-shelf (COTS) products to Azure. Historically, one of the factors limiting the migration of an application to Azure SQL Database is that the functionality is not on […]
We know how important it is for our customers to maintain full visibility of their database environment. With the Virtual DBA service, we look after countless SQL Server environments on behalf of organisations around the world. For some customers, we are their DBA specialists but for many, we’re working alongside an existing database administration team. […]
Last week we announced our partnership with Linux technology experts Red Hat. As the world’s leading provider of open source solutions for enterprise, Red Hat understands the need for optimising the IT you already have and integrating catered solutions to get the most out of your data.
At WARDY IT Solutions, we’ve lived and breathed SQL Server for the past 14 years. With more than 100 years of SQL Server experience between them, we asked our Data Platform consultants to share their opinions on the most common causes of performance problems and of course, how to avoid them. Happy performance tuning!
There has been no rest for IT teams over the festive season. The announcement of the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities came while many people were still recovering from their New Year hangovers, catching some organisations by surprise.
On behalf of the WARDY IT Solutions team, I would like to thank all of our customers and partners for their support in 2017. I wish everyone a fabulous Festive Season and all the best for the New Year!
Azure Analysis Services has been in the cloud for a few months and it rocks!
This session will cover fundamentals of using Azure Analysis Services. David will go through the new capabilities of the service, comparing it with SQL Server Analysis Services on-premises. David will also explain why we should take Azure Analysis Services into account for our solutions and how to build models in the new service.
I recently had the opportunity to be the keynote presenter at the QUT Doctoral Consortium for the School of Information Systems. I had the privileged to hear about the amazing research the students had undertaken to solve complex computer science problems.
With the changes that occurred on the 23rd of January 2017 in the Licensing Oracle Software in the Cloud Computing Environment, Oracle has effectively doubled its database fees for solutions sitting on non-Oracle cloud platforms.