Optimise performance by upgrading SQL Data Warehouse
Posted on 09 April 2018
With the latest feature release, you can seamlessly upgrade from the Optimised for Elasticity tier to the new Optimised for Compute performance tier with a simple click in the Azure portal.
The Optimized for Compute performance tier offers the latest platform capabilities, providing an enhanced storage architecture that has shown an average five-times increase in performance for query workloads. On this new tier, Azure SQL Data Warehouse now supports unlimited columnar storage with a five-times increase in compute scalability.
For more information, see the documentation on how to upgrade.