Tales From Building a SQL Server Data Warehouse in Azure

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In this session, we share our experiences and lessons learned from a recent migration to Azure for a SQL Server data warehousing environment.

This webinar will cover:

  • Deciding between SQL Server in a VM, Azure SQL DB, and Azure SQL DW

  • Structuring Development, Test, and Production environments

  • Key decisions for storage, encryption, and backups

  • Automation with Azure Resource Manager templates and PowerShell

  • Techniques for monitoring the environment

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Melissa Coates:

Solution Architect at BlueGranite

Melissa is a Data Platform MVP (formerly a SQL Server MVP before the program categories were restructured). The MVP award is granted to technical community leaders who actively share their expertise with others. She tends to joke that my day job gets in the way of my blogging! Speaking and blogging is a great way to challenge herself to learn things more thoroughly, and she is a strong believer in the value of sharing information in the data community. 

Kevin Kline: Principal Program Manager, SentryOne

Kevin (@kekline) is a founder and former president of PASS and the author of popular IT books like SQL in a Nutshell. Kevin is a renowned database expert, software industry veteran, Microsoft MVP, Google Author, and long-time blogger at sqlblog.com and at kevinekline.com. Currently, Kevin is responsible for SentryOne's technical sales and marketing initiatives and is also heavily involved in product design activities.