Posts Categorized: Database and Storage

Big Data

Migrating Data to Microsoft Azure Files

As you start to use Azure Files, you may need to move large amount of existing data into the Files service. There are many options for moving data efficiently to Azure Files, and which you choose will depend on where the data is originally located. This post discusses these options, and how to achieve best performance using each option.

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Storage for Media Services

Storage for Media Services Storage is a very critical component of Media workflows. When you create a Media Services account,…

Cloud computing

Azure Automation: Your SQL Agent in the Cloud

In this blog, I’ll show you how to leverage the Azure Automation service to accomplish a customer requested scenario of truncating tables when a particular database approaches its maximum size capacity. Although targeted towards a specific scenario, the highlighted example provides the framework to enable one to accomplish countless Azure SQL DB scenarios that one would normally need a SQL Server Agent to perform.