The IT industry has always been full of buzz words and phrases. The latest phrase that everyone is spruiking is ‘Digital Transformation’.
For most organisations, databases are the centre of your information systems but we are faced with the following challenge: How can we cost effectively monitor and ensure the availability of our databases?
As we reflect on the year that was 2016, this Wikipedia article highlights many of the changes that have occurred – from The United Kingdom voting to leave the European Union, to the final videocassette recorder being manufactured.
Stretch Database migrates your cold data transparently and securely to the Microsoft Azure cloud. Stretch Database targets transactional databases with large amounts of cold data, typically stored in a small number of tables.
Building a world class SQL Server managed service practice is hard. Many organisations try to provide 24×7 support with varying degrees of success. After launching our Virtual DBA service 10 years ago, we’ve learnt that providing true 24×7 service-excellence is tough to achieve.
This time of the year is Microsoft conference season which provides a platform to make product announcements. This year is no different and the Connect(); 2016 developer event saw a number of exciting new announcements including the first public preview of the next release of SQL Server including SQL Server on Linux. The next version […]