Azure SQL Devs’ Corner

Voices from the Azure SQL PM Team, focusing on development and developers

Fast loading data into Azure SQL: a lesson learned.
Fast loading data into Azure SQL: a lesson learned.
I'm preparing a series of post and samples on how to properly load data into Azure SQL using Azure Databricks / Apache Spark that I will start to publish very soon, but I realized today that there is a pre-requisite that in many cases, especially by developers new to the data space, is overlooked: good table design. Wait! If you're not a...
Practical Azure SQL Database for Modern Developers
Practical Azure SQL Database for Modern Developers
Practical Azure SQL Database for Modern Developers: a book to learn how to take advantage of the all the breakthrough technologies available in Azure SQL like columnstore, in-memory lock-free tables, row-level-security, graph and geospatial support to create modern, scalable and secure applications.
Developing in the cloud with SQL Server Big Data Clusters: Develop and Deploy Apps
Developing in the cloud with SQL Server Big Data Clusters: Develop and Deploy Apps
Kubernetes is designed to support an open platform to support a diverse variety of containerized workloads including both stateless and stateful and data-processing workloads. Technically any application can be containerized, it can be up and running in Kubernetes. As a cloud-native platform, Kubernetes is available to deploy cloud-native ...
Azure SQL for Beginners – Video Playlist
Azure SQL for Beginners – Video Playlist
Easily translate your SQL Server skills and experience to Azure SQL - using familiar tools and techniques. Insiders Bob Ward and Anna Hoffman walk you through configuring, monitoring, and troubleshooting database security, performance, and availability in this Azure SQL video series on more than 60 topics.