Cloud http://sqlmag.com/taxonomy/term/9221/more en 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 Manage Azure SQL Databases with PowerShell http://sqlmag.com/powershell/manage-azure-sql-databases-powershell <div class="node-body article-body">Using Microsoft's Database-As-A-Service (DBaaS) offering gives you the flexibility to create databases as you need them, and you let Microsoft worry about backups, disaster recovery, and any other maintenance you normally focus on.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/powershell/manage-azure-sql-databases-powershell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/powershell/manage-azure-sql-databases-powershell#comments Azure PowerShell cmdlets Virtual machines VMs Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:15:00 +0000 21231 at http://sqlmag.com SQL Server Connection Strings http://sqlmag.com/database-development/sql-server-connection-strings <div class="node-body gallery-body">Learn about the different SQL Server connection strings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/database-development/sql-server-connection-strings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/database-development/sql-server-connection-strings#comments Azure Database Development ADO.NET Connection Strings OBBC OLE DB SQL Azure SQL Express Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:01:00 +0000 21201 at http://sqlmag.com Integrating Hadoop with SQL Server http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/integrating-hadoop-sql-server <div class="node-body article-body">Get a real-world example of how to combine the strengths of Hadoop with SQL Server to make a data professional's job easier and more efficient.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/integrating-hadoop-sql-server" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/business-intelligence/integrating-hadoop-sql-server#comments Azure Business Intelligence big data data storage data warehouse ETL framework Hadoop Hive large tables Map Reduce NoSQL Thu, 16 Oct 2014 04:00:00 +0000 21121 at http://sqlmag.com Use PowerShell Remoting to Manage Azure VMs http://sqlmag.com/powershell/use-powershell-remoting-manage-azure-vms <div class="node-body article-body">The ability to use remoting to manage your SQL servers is critical to minimizing the time it takes to make sure everything's running smoothly, so you can focus on the problems that are impacting the business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://sqlmag.com/powershell/use-powershell-remoting-manage-azure-vms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://sqlmag.com/powershell/use-powershell-remoting-manage-azure-vms#comments Azure PowerShell Database Performance Tuning Azure remoting virtual machine server Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:55:00 +0000 21111 at http://sqlmag.com