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Screen cast of SQL Server VM Creation on Microsoft Azure

Yesterday one of my friend asked me the process to create a SQL VM on Microsoft Azure, though the process is quite simple and easy but he asked me to help him since he never worked on Azure platform before. So this screen cast post is for those who never worked on Azure and want …

SQL Server data files on Azure | Configure Azure security

Before we even start discussing about this feature we must have an idea about Azure Storage accounts and how the security works in Azure. You can access your Azure storage account linked container because you are the owner, but let’s say you want to share this access (full or Partial) for a blob/container with someone …

SQL Server Data Files in Windows Azure | Part-2

In first part we discussed this feature and analyzed whether we should use it or not, now let’s see some of the benefits before we’ll discuss the steps to implement it. Apart from being a wonderful & cool looking concept this technology also delivers many benefits like: 1. You get a centralized copy of data …

SQL Server Data Files in Windows Azure | Part-1

This is a brand new technology which is introduced in SQL Server 2014, having said that believe me this is not something which is new to us – we’ve been using this technology since a long time in our daily life like: Streaming music files through internet or saving all your data on One Drive. …

SQL Server Managed Backup to Microsoft (Windows) Azure | Part-1

SQL Server Managed backup is a new feature introduced in SQL Server 2014, this feature is simply outstanding – you don’t have to worry about the backup strategy anymore, this feature manages and automates the backup process. This feature uses sort of artificial intelligence – if you see at current scheduling features they just keep …

Benefits of using Windows Azure Storage

Everybody is talking about Cloud now a days, its the next big thing in the market and we are curious to know more about it. Microsoft introduced Windows Azure Storage features long time back but we are still not aware about its full potential. Azure storage accounts provides many great features but for the sake …