Cloud http://demo.sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9221/more en Gathering Data About Your v12 Azure SQL Database http://demo.sqlmag.com/azure/gathering-data-about-your-v12-azure-sql-database <div class="node-body article-body"><p>One of the beautiful things about SQL Server has been the ability to more or less install it and let it run. Well, it&rsquo;s a beauty until it becomes abject horror. Azure SQL Database takes the beautiful aspects of this and expands on them some since you no longer have to worry so much about the server you&rsquo;re running on. You do still need to worry about what you&rsquo;re doing to your database and how it&rsquo;s interacting with the system. The good news, most of the tools you&rsquo;re used to working with are available within Azure SQL Database, with a few exceptions.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/azure/gathering-data-about-your-v12-azure-sql-database" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/azure/gathering-data-about-your-v12-azure-sql-database#comments Azure SQL Server Azure DBCC dynamic management views Performance V12 Wed, 03 Jun 2015 11:31:00 +0000 24611 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Microsoft Ignite: Data is Sexy http://demo.sqlmag.com/microsoft-ignite-data-sexy <div class="node-body link-body">Microsoft is investing significant resources to develop concepts and technologies to manage the massive amounts of accumulating data.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://demo.sqlmag.com/site-files/sqlmag.com/files/ranga.jpg?1430928039" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/microsoft-ignite-data-sexy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Azure SQL Server 2016 data SQL Server 2016 Wed, 06 May 2015 15:59:00 +0000 24151 at http://demo.sqlmag.com 2015 IT Skills & Salary Report: The New Normal http://demo.sqlmag.com/2015-it-skills-salary-report-new-normal <div class="node-body link-body">To say that the last few years have been economically uncertain is a woeful understatement. So is saying that IT is increasingly important to business. All of this combined can make it difficult for IT professionals to navigate what used to be a rather straightforward career path. That makes the IT Skills &amp; Salary Report more important than ever.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://demo.sqlmag.com/site-files/sqlmag.com/files/skillsalary.jpg?1429023638" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/2015-it-skills-salary-report-new-normal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud IT Salary IT Salary Survey IT skills salary Tue, 14 Apr 2015 14:59:00 +0000 23901 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Rackspace Extends SQL Server 2014 to its Managed Private Cloud http://demo.sqlmag.com/rackspace-extends-sql-server-2014-its-managed-private-cloud <div class="node-body link-body">Rackspace has announced that it is making SQL Server 2014 available as part of its Managed Private Cloud.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://demo.sqlmag.com/site-files/sqlmag.com/files/rackspace.jpg?1422462315" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/rackspace-extends-sql-server-2014-its-managed-private-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> SQL Server 2014 Cloud Rackspace SQL Server 2014 Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:23:00 +0000 22611 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Walking through the Power BI Public Preview http://demo.sqlmag.com/cloud/walking-through-power-bi-public-preview <div class="node-body article-body">Over the holidays Microsoft quietly released a public preview of Power BI’s recent innovations. This humble release was by design. If you want more information, don’t fret. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/cloud/walking-through-power-bi-public-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/cloud/walking-through-power-bi-public-preview#comments Cloud SQL Server Power BI Mon, 12 Jan 2015 16:40:00 +0000 22351 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Microsoft Connects Power BI to On-Premises SQL with Preview Tool http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/microsoft-connects-power-bi-premises-sql-preview-tool <div class="node-body article-body">A new client connects SQL Server Analysis Services instance directly with Power BI Analysis Services.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/microsoft-connects-power-bi-premises-sql-preview-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/microsoft-connects-power-bi-premises-sql-preview-tool#comments Cloud SQL Server Power BI Analysis Services SQL Server Analysis Services Mon, 05 Jan 2015 14:52:00 +0000 22251 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Hottest Technologies of 2015? You Decide http://demo.sqlmag.com/hottest-technologies-2015-you-decide <div class="node-body link-body">In less time than it takes to "Like" the latest Facebook post about Six Million Dollar Man lunch boxes, you can help us shape the top technology trend predictions for 2015.</div> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://demo.sqlmag.com/site-files/sqlmag.com/files/hottech.jpg?1418673558" /> </div> <div class="field-link-target"> <span>Open In New Window:&nbsp;</span> Open In New Window </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/hottest-technologies-2015-you-decide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud Industry Poll Technologies Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:56:00 +0000 22141 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Auditing for Azure SQL Database Exits Preview http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/auditing-azure-sql-database-exits-preview <div class="node-body article-body">After just 3 months in preview, Auditing for Azure SQL Database is now publicly available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/auditing-azure-sql-database-exits-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/sql-server/auditing-azure-sql-database-exits-preview#comments Azure SQL Server Azure database SQL Thu, 13 Nov 2014 13:36:00 +0000 21731 at http://demo.sqlmag.com SQL Server Gets PHP Support, Java Support on the Way http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-development/sql-server-gets-php-support-java-support-way <div class="node-body article-body">Today Microsoft has released a driver to allow PHP developers to connect directly with SQL Server and Azure SQL Database.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-development/sql-server-gets-php-support-java-support-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/database-development/sql-server-gets-php-support-java-support-way#comments Azure SQL Server 2014 Database Development Windows Azure Development Azure SQL Database Java PHP SQL Server Thu, 06 Nov 2014 18:14:00 +0000 21631 at http://demo.sqlmag.com Microsoft's Azure SQL Database-as-a-Service Improvements Highlighted at Pass Summit 2014 http://demo.sqlmag.com/azure/microsofts-azure-sql-database-service-improvements-highlighted-pass-summit-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">At the Pass Summit today, Microsoft kicked off the event with announcements around upcoming improvements to Azure SQL and also unveiled a Machine Learning free-for-all.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://demo.sqlmag.com/azure/microsofts-azure-sql-database-service-improvements-highlighted-pass-summit-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://demo.sqlmag.com/azure/microsofts-azure-sql-database-service-improvements-highlighted-pass-summit-2014#comments Azure Azure Azure SQL Machine Learning SQL Wed, 05 Nov 2014 19:12:00 +0000 21591 at http://demo.sqlmag.com