October 24, 2017 – Launch Your Database into Azure!

Launch Your Database Into Azure!

Derik Hammer

You have decided to migrate your on-premise SQL Server database to Microsoft Azure SQL Database and then realize you cannot restore a backup to Azure’s Platform as a Service. Seriously!? In this talk, I will explain three different migration methods and demonstrate how they can be used to launch your database into the cloud.

Speaker Bio

Derik is a data professional focusing on Microsoft SQL Server. His passion focuses around cloud computing, performance, high-availability, disaster recovery, continuous integration, and automated maintenance. His experience has spanned long-term database administration, consulting, and entrepreneurial ventures working in the financial, retail, and healthcare industries.
He is a Microsoft Data Platform MVP. When he is not on the clock, Derik devotes his time to the #sqlfamily as the chapter leader for the FairfieldPASS SQL Server user group in Stamford, CT.


Slides & Demos are available from Derik’s website

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