Azure SQL Server Admin

This is a part of a series “Stairway to being an Azure SQL DBA“, which is one stop learning for becoming an Azure SQL DBA. If you have been following along and have created your Azure SQL Server and Azure SQL Database, you might remember that when creating the SQL Server you had provided the […]

Provisioning Azure SQL Database

This is a part of a series “Stairway to being an Azure SQL DBA“, in which I am planning to cover everything related to working as an Azure SQL DBA. Till now we have seen the differences between different SQL Server offerings in Azure and now we know that Azure SQL Database is the lightest […]

Elastic Pool: When to use it

This is a part of a Series “Stairway to being an Azure SQL DBA“, in which I am planning to cover everything related to working as an Azure SQL DBA. In the previous two blogs about Elastic Pool we discussed about the concept of Elastic Pool, and also the implementation. In this blog we’ll see […]

Elastic Pools: How to implement it?

This is a part of a Series “Stairway to being an Azure SQL DBA“, in which I am planning to cover everything related to working as an Azure SQL DBA. Once you know what it is an Elastic Pool and have decided to implement it, the first thing to create is a SQL Server resource, […]

Elastic Pool: What it is?

This is a part of a Series “Stairway to being an Azure SQL DBA“, in which I am planning to cover everything related to working as an Azure SQL DBA. In one of the previous blogs we saw the difference between a Single database and an Elastic Pool. If you have gone through my previous […]

Single Database vs Elastic Pool

This is a part of a Series “Stairway to being an Azure SQL DBA“, in which I am planning to cover everything related to working as an Azure SQL DBA. As we saw in the last blog DTU vs vCore there are different costing options available for PaaS SQL Servers, and the number of resources […]

DTU vs vCore in Azure SQL Database

This is a part of a Series “Stairway to being an Azure SQL DBA“, in which I am planning to cover everything related to working as an Azure SQL DBA. When creating an Azure SQL Database, which as you might already know is a PaaS service, (if you don’t know what it is I’ll suggest […]