Azure SQL Database Serverless

A new compute tier for single databases has been made available that allows single databases to automatically scale based upon workload demand. Azure SQL Database serverless (in preview) provides the ability for single databases to scale up and down based upon workload and only bills for the amount of compute used per second. Serverless also […]

SQL Database Instance Pools

A new (in-preview) resource in Azure SQL database was just announced that delivers instance pools for providing a cost-efficient way to migrate smaller SQL Server instances to the cloud. Many departmental SQL Servers are virtual and run on a smaller scale. It is not uncommon to find 2-4 vCPU SQL Servers running business critical workloads. […]