Archives: December 2016
Microsoft has created data gateways as a way that cloud products such as Power BI and Azure Machine Learning can access on-prem data, often called a hybrid model. This is most useful for companies that do not want to put their data in the cloud, or there is simply too… Read more
I have been seeing the term “HTAP” mentioned a lot recently, and I thought I would briefly explain the term. HTAP stands for Hybrid Transactional and Analytical Processing.
For a long time clients would ask me how to determine the cost savings by migrating their applications and databases to Azure. I never had a good answer until now: The Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Calculator. Now in preview, just provide a brief description of your on-premises environment… Read more
Azure Advisor is a really cool personalized recommendation engine that provides you with proactive best practices guidance on High Availability, Security, Performance and Cost when using Azure. It is in public preview. Learn more about Azure Advisor here.
Azure Advisor analyzes your resource configuration and usage telemetry to detect… Read more