Tips to select the best Azure SQL deployment option


When it comes time to migrate your SQL workloads to Azure, you have a choice of two main deployment options: SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines and Microsoft Azure SQL Database. Each offers its own benefits, so how do you know which is right for your workload? If you’re ready to learn more about moving SQL Server to the cloud, read the e-book, Future-Proof Your Data Infrastructure with Azure: A Business Case for Database Administrators.

Azure SQL deployment options differ primarily in their cost and the amount of control they give you over the underlying platform. You can use the option