Cloud http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9221/more en Rackspace Extends SQL Server 2014 to its Managed Private Cloud http://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://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://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://sqlmag.com Walking through the Power BI Public Preview http://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://sqlmag.com/cloud/walking-through-power-bi-public-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://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://sqlmag.com Microsoft Connects Power BI to On-Premises SQL with Preview Tool http://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://sqlmag.com/sql-server/microsoft-connects-power-bi-premises-sql-preview-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://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://sqlmag.com Hottest Technologies of 2015? You Decide http://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://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://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://sqlmag.com Auditing for Azure SQL Database Exits Preview http://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://sqlmag.com/sql-server/auditing-azure-sql-database-exits-preview" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://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://sqlmag.com SQL Server Gets PHP Support, Java Support on the Way http://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://sqlmag.com/database-development/sql-server-gets-php-support-java-support-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://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://sqlmag.com Microsoft's Azure SQL Database-as-a-Service Improvements Highlighted at Pass Summit 2014 http://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://sqlmag.com/azure/microsofts-azure-sql-database-service-improvements-highlighted-pass-summit-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://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://sqlmag.com What Do We Do to Reduce Complexity in the Next Generation of the Datacenter? http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/what-do-we-do-reduce-complexity-next-generation-datacenter <div class="node-body article-body">Over the next 24 months, the use of private/hybrid cloud environments to run SQL Server is projected to grow 82 percent.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/what-do-we-do-reduce-complexity-next-generation-datacenter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-administration/what-do-we-do-reduce-complexity-next-generation-datacenter#comments Hybrid Cloud Database Performance Tuning Database Virtualization Database Administration datacenter hybrid cloud private cloud virtualization Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:37:00 +0000 21481 at http://sqlmag.com Top 5 Things to Look for in a Disaster-Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) Provider http://sqlmag.com/database-backup-and-recovery/top-5-things-look-disaster-recovery-service-provider <div class="node-body article-body">For SQL Server users who can't afford to build, configure, test, and maintain an effective SQL Server disaster recovery plan (DRP), disaster recovery as a service (DRaaS) can be a great option.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-backup-and-recovery/top-5-things-look-disaster-recovery-service-provider" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-backup-and-recovery/top-5-things-look-disaster-recovery-service-provider#comments Database Backup and Recovery Database Virtualization Cloud Disaster-Recovery-as-a-Service DRaaS recovery plans standards Virtual machines VMs Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:33:00 +0000 21361 at http://sqlmag.com Considering a Hybrid Storage Array for Hosting your SQL Server Database? http://sqlmag.com/hybrid-cloud/considering-hybrid-storage-array-hosting-your-sql-server-database <div class="node-body article-body">With the industry shift from spinning disk to SSD Flash storage, I'm commonly asked about performance concerns when migrating SQL servers to this newer flash technology. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/hybrid-cloud/considering-hybrid-storage-array-hosting-your-sql-server-database" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/hybrid-cloud/considering-hybrid-storage-array-hosting-your-sql-server-database#comments Hybrid Cloud Database Performance Tuning Storage Database Administration Hybrid storage array Solid state disks (SSDs) Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:11:00 +0000 21261 at http://sqlmag.com