GigaOm finds that SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines is a data management service that has superior performance and price-performance, offering a compelling proposition for high-volume, transactional workloads. This report compares two cloud SQL Server offerings: SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines and Amazon Web Services Elastic Compute Cloud (AWS EC2).
Read this report to see how SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines and SQL Server on AWS EC2 compare in terms of:
- Transactional processing speed
- Price per performance