Database

Data Integrity in Azure SQL Database

Monday, October 2, 2017

Microsoft takes data integrity very seriously. While there are some traditional techniques used by DBAs in SQL Server to monitor data integrity (e.g. DBCC CHECKDB) and various methods to recover from database corruptions, the Azure SQL Database engineering team has been able to develop new techniques that can handle some classes of corruption automatically and without data loss. These techniques are used as part of the service to avoid data loss and downtime in the cases where they can be avoided.

Distinguished Engineer

Azure #CosmosDB – database for serverless era

Monday, September 25, 2017

Up until recently, software development has been revolving around the concept of a server. Provisioning, maintaining, and scaling applications has been something that developers needed to spend a lot of time and effort on.

Architect, Azure Cosmos DB + Open Source Software Analytics

Try Azure #CosmosDB for free

Friday, September 8, 2017

Today we are launching Try Azure Cosmos DB for free, an experience that allows anyone to play with Azure Cosmos DB, with no Azure sign up required and at no charge for a limited time.

Architect, Azure Cosmos DB + Open Source Software Analytics