Azure will is a perfect match for you business thanks to the advanced capabilities and intelligence of the platform. To avoid making the wrong decisions, it is important to have an understanding of the migration process.
SQL Server End of Life (EOL) indicates that a particular version is at the end of its useful life, and Microsoft stops selling and developing it. We encourage you to upgrade your system to avoid these risks. If you are not sure whether you are still eligible for extended support, check your version of SQL Server below.
WARDY IT Solutions are experts in SQL Server Database Migrations, having performed hundreds of migrations from numerous different platforms. Migrating from one Data Platform to another can be risky, time consuming, and costly. Our Data Platform Consultants know that some database migrations aren’t straight-forward, requiring extensive code migration that is not feasible to carry out manually.
We developed SQL Beacon™ and MyVirtualDBA™ to underpin our world-class team of DBAs who work on shift, 27x7x365 to support our clients. Since implementing the 2019 Q2 roadmap, we’ve been collating feature requests from UserVoice and we are pleased to announce our 2019 Q3 roadmap.
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.
SQL Server 2019 has just been released by Microsoft today. It builds on previous releases to grow SQL Server as a platform that gives you choices of development languages, data types, on-premises or cloud, and operating systems.
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.