Article review from the Certification magazine: Test your knowledge of Microsoft Azure topics by Emmett Dulaney. Dulaney is an associate professor and the author of numerous certification study guides. The Certification magazine article consists of 25 self-test questions on Microsoft Azure topics for the Azure Fundamentals exam. Here’s a couple of the Microsoft Azure test… Continue reading DBAs just self-test yourself!
Review of webinar “Right-Sizing Your Cloud Consumption on AWS” Speakers: Kevin Kline – principal program manager at SentryOne, Denis McDowell – solutions engineering manager at SentryOne, and Tom Staab – Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services. In their words: “Running SQL Server workloads in the cloud can yield tremendous price/performance benefits, but dialing in the… Continue reading DBAs you can get this right, yeah?
Review of webinar: Using Azure DevOps for Delivery of Distributed Cloud Applications by Stanislav Tretyakov. In their words “…how to build a scalable, maintainable, fully automated CI/CD pipeline for the distributed cloud-native application by using Azure DevOps services” Tretyakov’s discussion covered the following topics on Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) using Azure DevOps: CI/CD design Quality… Continue reading Azure DevOps Services
Review of webinar: Choosing your Deployment and Licensing Model for SQL in Azure by Steve Hughes of Pragmatic Works. In their words “When making the decision to move your SQL Server workloads to Azure, it is important to understand the right target for your workload and the licensing implications.” Hughes discussion covered the following topics:… Continue reading DBAs have so many choices with SQL in Azure!
Review of the PDF: The essential guide to data in the cloud: A handbook for DBAs by Microsoft. In Microsoft’s words: “Learn how your DBA role is even more critical in the cloud… Your company’s data is moving to the cloud and your role as a database administrator (DBA) is about to transform… now’s the… Continue reading DBAs know your role!