I’ve grown up reading Tom Clancy and probably most of you have at least seen Red October, so this book caught my eye when browsing used books for a recent trip. It’s a fairly human look at what’s involved in sailing on a Trident missile submarine…
David has produced a talk all about Sharding. Or if you prefer horizontally scaling your Azure SQL database.
You can view the talk below, its about 45 minutes long and looks at all the aspects of what you need to do to “shard” Azure SQL Database
If you want to follow along with David’s demo you can download his example scripts and files here.