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The Total Economic Impact™ of Microsoft Azure SQL Database Managed Instance

A Forrester Consulting study

Published: 10/25/2018

Get a better understanding of the benefits, costs, and risks associated with deploying Azure SQL Database Managed Instance in this Forrester Consulting study commissioned by Microsoft. 

Four customers were interviewed about their experience migrating their on-premises SQL Server workloads to the cloud using Azure SQL Database Managed Instance. In addition to a projected return on investment of 212 percent over three years, the analysis showed that a representative organization based on the interviewed customers also experienced:
  • A 20 percent increase in IT productivity.
  • A 40 percent productivity improvement for database administrators.
  • CAPEX and OPEX benefits, including $1.8 million of avoided hardware, network, storage, and ongoing maintenance costs. 

Download the study analysis now to learn about the potential financial impact Azure can have on your organization.  

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