Database

Azure SQL hybrid data movement

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Moving data around efficiently in a hybrid cloud environment is critical and challenging. In this blog, we are going to introduce options in different data movement scenarios built on top of on-premises SQL Server, Azure SQL VMs and Azure SQL Databases.

Senior Program Manager

40TiB of advanced in-memory analytics with Azure and ActivePivot

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

In-memory computing has accelerated the big compute capabilities and enabled customers to extend its experience beyond just the monte carlo simulation and into the analytics. This blog will look to explore the new possibilities of a scale out architecture for in-memory analytics in Azure through ActivePivot.

Senior Product Manager, Azure Big Compute

Planet scale aggregates with Azure DocumentDB

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

We’re excited to announce that we have expanded the SQL grammar in DocumentDB to support aggregate functions with the last service update. Support for aggregates is the most requested feature on the user voice site, so we are thrilled to roll this out everyone that's voted for it.

Program Manager, Azure DocumentDB