Azure (Public/Hybrid)

TMW04 Migrating SQL Server to Azure: Tips and Tricks


9:30am - 10:45am

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

Edwin Sarmiento

Managing Director


Your company has made a decision to move your SQL Server databases to the cloud. But they are still unsure about which is the right way to go.

With all the day-to-day firefighting and workload that you need to handle, you have not had a chance to explore the cloud. But you need to get up-to-speed to make sure you have the confidence to get the job done.

This session is all about migrating your on-premises SQL Server databases to Microsoft Azure. And instead of being overwhelmed with all the different features and options available to you, we will concentrate only on the ones that you will need for the migration. These cover:

  • Primary considerations for migration
  • Effective strategies for database migration
  • Network connectivity for application connectivity and security
  • Post-migration operational tasks

At the end of the session, you will be able to create your own migration plan with the right strategy and approach to successfully migrate your on-premises SQL Server databases to Microsoft Azure.

You will learn:

  • How to evaluate requirements when planning a SQL Server database migration project to Microsoft Azure
  • The different tools and strategies available to migrate SQL Server databases to Microsoft Azure
  • Best practices, tips, and tricks on improving operational processes after the migration