Are You (Still) In The Business Of Running Databases?

Design and Implement Hybrid SQL Server HA/DR Solutions with Microsoft Azure Series

As I was reading the news this week, it’s hard to ignore the announcement of General Motors laying off hundreds, if not thousands, of employees in their Michigan-based manufacturing plants. This also has severe impacts in their Ontario-based manufacturing plant in Canada where some of their production work will be moved to Mexico. Some 600+ jobs will […]

Getting Into The “Dating Phase” with the Cloud

Design and Implement Hybrid SQL Server HA/DR Solutions with Microsoft Azure Series

I’m sure you’ve seen a lot of status updates on your social media feeds this past Valentine’s Day. Whether you’re searching for a new partner or in an on-going relationship, I’m sure you would agree that the dating phase often sets the tone for your relationship. Now, I don’t claim to be an expert on […]

5 Reasons Why Microsoft Azure Can Be A Cost Effective Data Center Solution For Small and Medium-sized Businesses

Do you still remember the very first time you have had your hands on a mobile phone? I sure do. Because back in those days, you need to sign up with a mobile phone service provider to have a phone and use their service. You choose from the different plans available from the service provider […]

Outsourcing Your SQL Server Data Archival Process

The Use Case for SQL Server 2016 Stretch-enabled Database

When I first started driving in North America, one of the things that I noticed along the freeway is a self-storage facility. Having not seen one before, I asked my dad what they were for – they are space rented out on a short-term basis where you can keep your personal stuff. If people don’t have enough space […]