I am working as a DBA and hands on experience hosting database with standalone server such as Physical machine, Hyper visors VMs and Esxi VMware VMs environments.
I am new in cloud system.
I want to learn and study cloud environments like Windows Azure cloud, what are the different cloud based system and which is the best cloud solution to setup and hosting SQL Server 2012 and higher version databases. All database role is OLTP process.
I know basic theoretical idea about are different Private, Public and Hybrid cloud system and supported AWS service for supporting different operating system in cloud.
How to be setup cloud system in company IDC?. what are prerequisites required H/W, S/W etc., for implementing cloud system. How to create/loading database services, Please share/suggest links and whitepaper/blogs for study and learning purpose.