Migration cookbook now available for the latest Azure SQL Database Update (V12)

The cookbook describes various approaches you can use to migrate an on-premises SQL Server database to the latest Azure SQL Database Update (V12). The cookbook can be viewed and downloaded here. This latest Azure SQL Database Update (V12) brings near-complete SQL Server engine compatibility, even more Premium performance and marks the first step in delivering…

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Start planning your upgrade to SQL Server 2014 – SQL Server 2005 is approaching end of its support…

SQL Server 2005 is approaching the end of its support on April 12, 2016. With end of support, security updates and hotfixes are no longer available from Microsoft. So there’s never been a better time to upgrade and benefit from the dramatic performance gains, higher availability  and scalability and rich BI capabilities  SQL Server 2014 has…

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