Azure Data Factory and Soap, an opera?

Getting data from an API can be hard, especially when you're trying to get data from a so-called Soap interface. This is a bit of an antique way to distribute data to online applications and has a lot of challenges. I've read a few blogs on this subject but funnily enough, they're all using the … Continue reading Azure Data Factory and Soap, an opera?

Azure SQL Database Performance comparison part 9 of 9: Managed Instance

Welcome to my blog series on Azure SQL DB performance. In this blog I'll write about my findings with the Azure SQL DB Managed Instance tier. Click here for information about the set-upClick here for the scripts I’ve used Intro So far, the blogs were about the really SaaS databases; the database is deployed and … Continue reading Azure SQL Database Performance comparison part 9 of 9: Managed Instance

Azure SQL Database Performance comparison part 8 of 9: Business Critical

Welcome to my blog series on Azure SQL DB performance. In this blog I'll write about my findings with the Azure SQL DB Business Critical tier. Click here for information about the set-upClick here for the scripts I’ve used Intro My last blog was about the Hyperscale tier, this week we’re back at more regular … Continue reading Azure SQL Database Performance comparison part 8 of 9: Business Critical

Azure SQL Database Performance comparison part 7 of 9: Hyperscale

Welcome to my blog series on Azure SQL DB performance. In this blog I'll write about my findings with the Azure SQL DB Hyperscale tier. Click here for information about the set-upClick here for the scripts I’ve used Intro So far, my blogs have been on the different Azure SQL DB offerings where there are … Continue reading Azure SQL Database Performance comparison part 7 of 9: Hyperscale

Azure SQL Database Performance comparison part 5 of 9: General Purpose

Welcome to my blog series on Azure SQL DB performance. In this blog I'll write about my findings with the Azure SQL DB General Purpose Provisioned tier. Quite a mouth full. Click here for information about the set-upClick here for the scripts I’ve used Intro In my previous blog, I wrote about the serverless tier, … Continue reading Azure SQL Database Performance comparison part 5 of 9: General Purpose

Dynamic SQL Maintenance Scripts

I'm a huge fan of the Ola Hallengren maintenance scripts. They have incredible power and, when you've read the documentation, are easy to use. But one thing he can't prepare the scripts for, is different settings for each database on the instance. Allow me to show you how I've fixed that. Setup Suppose I've got … Continue reading Dynamic SQL Maintenance Scripts