IT Pros, are you curious about how moving to the cloud might give your organization cost benefits, with greater scale and flexibility? But does that move sound scary? Join this group of Microsoft experts who will show you how to take that journey to the cloud one step at a time. Learn how your organization can use SQL Server 2014 to create a hybrid environment and move from an on-premises data center at your own pace.
Instructors | Evgeny Krivosheev - Microsoft Program Manager; Xin Jin - Microsoft Program Manager; George Li - Microsoft Program Manager; Luis Carlos Vargas Herring - Microsoft Program Manager; Sung Hsueh - Microsoft Program Manager; Darmadi Komo - Microsoft Marketing PM;
Backup is an essential task for every DBA. SQL Server provides a great mechanism to back up databases from SQL Server 2005, 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, and 2014 to Azure cloud storage, easily and seamlessly, through SQL Server Management Studio.
This session discusses high availability and disaster recovery technologies for SQL Server in Windows Azure virtual machines. Through demos, learn how to ensure high availability of SQL Server on Windows Azure VMs and how to use SQL Server on Azure VMs as a disaster recovery solution for on-premises SQL Server instances.
SQL Server 2014 enables native support for SQL Server database files stored as Windows Azure Blobs. This feature allows you to create a database in SQL Server running on-premises or in a virtual machine in Windows Azure with a dedicated storage location for your data in Windows Azure Blob Storage.
SQL Server 2014 introduces a new wizard to deploy a database from an instance of the Database Engine to SQL Server in a Windows Azure virtual machine.
This session will provide an overview of the new SQL Server Data Tools, now integrated into Visual Studio 2012 and 2013. We will offer an overview of these tools, including Database Projects, T-SQL development, schema management, and overall lifecycle management of SQL Server databases. We will also introduce the preview of these tools for SQL Server 2014 CTP2, and we'll discuss the roadmap for these important tools as we approach release of SQL Server 2014.
This session will provide an overview of the new SQL Server Data Tools for business intelligence projects. We will provide an overview of these tools, including SQL Server Analysis Services projects, SQL Server Reporting Services Projects, and SQL Server Integration Services Projects. We will also introduce the preview of these tools for SQL Server 2014 CTP2, and we'll discuss the roadmap for these important tools as we approach release of SQL Server 2014.
Please peruse this section for additional information that supports this Jump Start event. This is an opportunity for you to dive deeper into platform for Hybrid Cloud with SQL Server 2014 at your own pace.
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