Creating a Kubernetes Application for Azure SQL Database
Buck Woody, Principal Applied Data Scientist, Microsoft
Modern application development has several challenges. From selecting a "stack" of front-end through data storage and processing from several competing standards, through ensuring the highest levels of security and ...
I was fortunate enough to be able to present Data API builder the week of March 20th at VS Live in Las Vegas and what an incredible group of attendees at that conference. During my session, I stepped through a live demo of Data API builder showing off REST and GraphQL endpoints on various database objects. This blog post contains the steps I ...
There are a bunch of tools available for developing with SQL on macOS, including the mssql extension for VS Code and the standalone yet-comfortably-familiar Azure Data Studio. As a developer, you might have heard about the Azure SQL Database emulator and you've most certainly heard about deploying SQL in containers. Most recently, a new option...
In part 3 of our Azure SQL database change management (CICD) series we cover testing your code using tSQLt and GitHub Actions.
Refer to part 1 and part 2 for the prerequisites.
Fork the GitHub Project
We will be using tSQLt in this post, so I have created a GitHub project made up of ...
Join us for part two of our Azure SQL database change management (CICD) series. This post covers local development environments with Visual Studio Code.
For Database Projects to deploy correctly, we need to have the .NET Core SDK installed.
You can get it here with a direct link for windows x64 here.
You can also ...
Azure SQL CICD Part 1: Getting Started
Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery/Deployment (CD) are a set of principles or methodologies that empower development teams to deliver code faster, more reliably, and with fewer bugs compared to traditional software development such as the waterfall model. Teams that use...
Importing a SQL Server backup into an Azure SQL Database is not a trivial task. Here's how to automate the process of converting a .bak to .bacpac file using Docker Containers, Powershell and some automation.