Speaking at SQL Saturday Denmark

sqlsat541_webWhoaaa, just here to tell you that I will be in Copenhagen later this year – giving a speak at the SQL Saturday #541 in Copenhagen Sep. 17th 2016. Looking very much forward to be there and spread the word on Azure Data Lake Store and Azure Data Lake Analytics, and how these can be used in different scenarios. It will be a session filled with technical information and lots of demos..

 

Speaking at SQL Saturday Madrid

sqlsat568_webWhoaaa, just here to tell you that I will be in Madrid later this year – giving a speak at the SQL Saturday #568 in Madrid Sep. 24th 2016. Looking very much forward to be there and spread the word on Azure Data Lake Store and Azure Data Lake Analytics, and how these can be used in different scenarios. It will be a session filled with technical information and lots of demos..

This will be my first SQLSaturday in Spain, and I really look forward to attend and meet all of the SQL Family.

Speaking at SQL Saturday Munich

sqlsat555_webWhoaaa, just here to tell you that I will be in Munich later this year – giving a speak at the SQL Saturday #555 in Munich Oct. 8th 2016. Looking very much forward to be there and spread the word on Azure Data Lake Store and Azure Data Lake Analytics, and how these can be used in different scenarios. It will be a session filled with technical information and lots of demos..

This will be my first SQLSaturday in Germany, and I really look forward to attend and meet all of the SQL Family.

Get started using Data Science tools fast on AZURE

logo-131029674714477966Did you know that Microsoft have made it really easy to get started using various data science tools? How, you ask! Well Microsoft have compiled a few Virtual Machine Images, ready to be spun up/provisioned on Azure – all you have to do is to select the data science flavor of your choice. Continue reading →

Azure SQL Datawarehouse and Premium Storage

SQLAzureDatawarehouse2Today Microsoft have announced that Azure SQL Datawarehouse will support Premium Storage, this will allow the customers to see greater performance and predictability on queries. As of today, all newly created SQL Datawarehouse will be created with Premium Storage, at least in regions where Premium Storage is available. In the remainder of the preview period, the billing will continue to be based on standard pricing.

 

To read the full blog post – go to -> https://azure.microsoft.com/da-dk/blog/azure-sql-data-warehouse-introduces-premium-storage-for-greater-performance/

Bring your own SQL licenses to Azure

data_Illustration_cloudA few days ago, we announced that Microsoft Enterprise customers is now allowed to bring their own SQL Licenses to Azure VMs. This means that if a customer already have a SQL License, this license can be used on SQL Server VM images from Marketplace.

This means that they do no longer need to build their own VM, but instead can just provision a server from the marketplace and use the existing license.

Read a lot more on the official blog post

https://azure.microsoft.com/da-dk/blog/easily-bring-your-sql-server-licenses-to-azure-vms/