Migrating SQL Server Databases to Azure

Microsoft Press provide us again a free eBook in PDF format. This time its about Microsoft Azure Essentials Migrating SQL Server Databases to Azure with over 160 pages written by Carl Rabeler. Source: https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/microsoft_press/2016/05/11/free-ebook-microsoft-azure-essentials-migrating-sql-server-databases-to-azure/?MC=MSAzure&MC=SQL&MC=WinServer&MC=Virtual&MC=Open

SQL 2016 available

Not in the SQL Server Release Services Blog yet but already at MSDN Download

Gartner Trends and Their Impacts

Top 10 Emerging Trends and Their Impacts on Your IT Operation Source: https://www.gartner.com/technology/media-products/reprints/microsoft/1-2YJLGOW/index.html

Azure SQL Database: CLI on Mac OS X

Joseph Idziorek made a short instruction how you can connect a Azure SQL Database on a Mac over the shell. Joseph Idziorek Blog https://goo.gl/Nd2fSk

Cloud Essentials & Career Center

Microsoft introduces free resources to help IT pros get started and build their careers in the cloud https://www.itprocloudessentials.com/ https://www.itprocareercenter.com

Schweizer CIOs bevorzugen On-Premise

Grafik zur Umfrage http://cloud.highcharts.com/show/eqized Source: http://goo.gl/IyMNQ0

SQL Server on Linux

Get an early look at SQL Server on Linux The Preview Registration and more information on Scott Guthrie’s blog post.

Data Driven SQL Event

Hear Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and customers share how data insights are driving business transformation. Watch it live March 10th, 10am EST at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/data-driven.aspx

Wintergatan – Marble Machine

Music Instrument Using 2000 Marbles

SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 1 CU 5 has released

Microsoft SQL Server Version List http://sqlserverbuilds.blogspot.ch/ CU#5 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3130926 And CU# #12 for SQL Server 2014 RTM https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3130923

Migrating SQL Server Databases to Azure

Microsoft Press provide us again a free eBook in PDF format. This time its about Microsoft Azure Essentials Migrating SQL Server Databases to Azure with over 160 pages written by Carl Rabeler. Source: https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/microsoft_press/2016/05/11/free-ebook-microsoft-azure-essentials-migrating-sql-server-databases-to-azure/?MC=MSAzure&MC=SQL&MC=WinServer&MC=Virtual&MC=Open

SQL 2016 available

Not in the SQL Server Release Services Blog yet but already at MSDN Download

Gartner Trends and Their Impacts

Top 10 Emerging Trends and Their Impacts on Your IT Operation Source: https://www.gartner.com/technology/media-products/reprints/microsoft/1-2YJLGOW/index.html

Azure SQL Database: CLI on Mac OS X

Joseph Idziorek made a short instruction how you can connect a Azure SQL Database on a Mac over the shell. Joseph Idziorek Blog https://goo.gl/Nd2fSk

Cloud Essentials & Career Center

Microsoft introduces free resources to help IT pros get started and build their careers in the cloud https://www.itprocloudessentials.com/ https://www.itprocareercenter.com

SQL Server on Linux

Get an early look at SQL Server on Linux The Preview Registration and more information on Scott Guthrie’s blog post.

Data Driven SQL Event

Hear Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and customers share how data insights are driving business transformation. Watch it live March 10th, 10am EST at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/data-driven.aspx

SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 1 CU 5 has released

Microsoft SQL Server Version List http://sqlserverbuilds.blogspot.ch/ CU#5 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3130926 And CU# #12 for SQL Server 2014 RTM https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3130923