At Microsoft Ignite the Public Preview of SQL Server 2019 was announced. This new version of SQL Server is designed to assist organisations manage the increased volume and variety of data. With this new release of SQL Server, SQL Server 2008 R2 will be five versions old. As one Australian government department recently found out running legacy software not only limits […]
Data platform modernisation is on the forefront of the minds of many IT and business leaders – though some may not express it in those exact terms. As a technical expert, you’re probably thinking about the upcoming end of support for SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2, improving performance and/or moving your data estate to […]
Would you like Microsoft to pay for migrating your workloads to the Cloud? WARDY IT Solutions have been awarded as one of the exclusive Azure Accelerator partners worldwide to assist organisations with the migration of their database workloads to Azure Data Services. Using this Azure Accelerator program, WARDY IT Solutions can potentially fund your migration […]
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Azure SQL Database Managed Instance is a new flexible way to move your database environment to Azure, currently in public preview. This new option from Microsoft will streamline the migration of SQL Server workloads to a fully managed database service. Azure Managed Instance provides the control of an IaaS environment and the capability of PaaS without […]
The nucleus of any digital transformation project is a modern data platform to enable data-driven decisions. However, over 50% of SQL Server instances deployed are SQL Server 2008 R2 or earlier. Azure SQL Database Managed Instance is a new capability of Azure SQL Database which allows existing SQL Server customers to lift and shift their […]
Undertaking a health check is never a bad idea but in reality, how often do you get the time to carry out a thorough inspection of your SQL Server environment? With a never-ending list of priorities, whether it be moving to Azure or fighting to get a database back online, a health check rarely makes […]
I am currently renovating a cottage that was originally built in 1890. One of the challenges is that fixing one problem, often uncovers even more as many changes have been made to the house over the last 120 years and they are not evident on the surface.