Tag Archives: azure

Query Editor – Azure Portal

An interesting new tool (in preview) added to Azure SQL database. Now Azure portal provides flexibility to query azure sql database from a browser!! Interesting! you can simply connect to Azure portal from any browser, view the database and then launch this tool to get connected to the database.  When you are in support this is nice to have feature. If you are not in front of your system you can connect to the database to perform health, connectivity check etc. Continue reading Query Editor – Azure Portal

SQL Server 2016 – Configure Database Stretching

In the last two days we saw whats stretch database and how to identify the tables. Today we will see how to stretch your database to Azure cloud. Before we start I would like mention it again that the tables you choose for streching will migrate all the data to Azure which means we can stretch only the archieve tables so dont just blindly add all the tables. Just include only the required archieve tables. Continue reading SQL Server 2016 – Configure Database Stretching