What is Azure Functions?

Dynatrace

What is Azure Functions? Similar to AWS Lambda , Azure Functions is a serverless compute service by Microsoft that can run code in response to predetermined events or conditions (triggers), such as an order arriving on an IoT system, or a specific queue receiving a new message.

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MySQL on Azure Performance Benchmark – ScaleGrid vs. Azure Database

Scalegrid

Microsoft Azure is one of the most popular cloud providers in the world, and a natural fit for database hosting on applications leveraging Microsoft across their infrastructure. MySQL is the number one open source database that’s commonly hosted through Azure instances. Azure.

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Reducing Your Database Hosting Costs: DigitalOcean vs. AWS vs. Azure

Scalegrid

In this article, we are going to compare three of the most popular cloud providers, AWS vs. Azure vs. DigitalOcean for their database hosting costs for MongoDB® database to help you decide which cloud is best for your business. Azure. Azure.

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MySQL on Azure Performance Benchmark – ScaleGrid vs. Azure Database

High Scalability

Microsoft Azure is one of the most popular cloud providers in the world, and a natural fit for database hosting on applications leveraging Microsoft across their infrastructure. MySQL is the number one open source database that’s commonly hosted through Azure instances.

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The Best Way to Host MySQL on Azure Cloud

Scalegrid

So many default to Amazon RDS, when MySQL performs exceptionally well on Azure Cloud. While Microsoft Azure does offer a managed solution, Azure Database, the solution has some major limitations you should know about before migrating your MySQL deployments. In this post, we outline the best way to host MySQL on Azure , including managed solutions, instance types, high availability replication, backup, and disk types to use to optimize your cloud database performance.

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Redis on Azure Performance Benchmark – ScaleGrid for Redis™ vs. Azure Cache

Scalegrid

Performance REDIS Azure benchmark Latency Performance Benchmark Redis Redis Azure ThroughputRedis is an advanced key-value store. In fact, it is the number one key value store and eighth most popular database in the world.

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What is Azure?

Dynatrace

As organizations shift to hybrid cloud environments, there are two platforms really dominating the market and Microsoft Azure is the fastest growing with adoption rates skyrocketing. Let’s dig into what Azure is all about and some of the use cases. What is Azure? Dynatrace news.

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Reducing Your Database Hosting Costs: DigitalOcean vs. AWS vs. Azure

High Scalability

In this article, we are going to compare three of the most popular cloud providers, AWS vs. Azure vs. DigitalOcean for their database hosting costs for MongoDB® database to help you decide which cloud is best for your business.

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How to solve the challenges of multicloud AWS, Azure and GCP observability

Dynatrace

Versatile, feature-rich cloud computing environments such as AWS, Microsoft Azure, and GCP have been a game-changer. Cloud computing environments like AWS, Azure, and GCP offer a wide array of computing capabilities and capacity. In two clicks, he added Azure App Services Plan.

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Microsoft Announces Azure Monitor SQL Insights for Azure SQL in Public Preview

InfoQ

Recently Microsoft announced Azure Monitor SQL Insights for Azure SQL in public preview. Database SQL Server Cloud Observability Azure Microsoft Azure SQL Performance & Scalability Architecture & Design Development DevOps news

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ScaleGrid Fully Managed Hosting for Redis™ Now Available on Azure

Scalegrid

October 2, 2019 – ScaleGrid, a rapidly growing leader in the Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) space, has just launched their new fully managed Hosting on Azure for Redis™ service. This management solution for Redis™ allows startups up to enterprise-level organizations automate their Redis™ operations on Microsoft Azure dedicated cloud servers, alongside their other open source database deployments, including MongoDB , MySQL and PostgreSQL. PALO ALTO, Calif.,

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Managing a few Azure nodes is easy, managing observability for thousands is unique to Dynatrace

Dynatrace

Until now, customers running workloads in the Azure cloud could only define management zones using rules that address basic entities like hosts or process groups. Azure management group name. Azure name. Azure subscription UUID. Azure subscription name. Azure tags.

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Simplify cloud operations with automated observability into your Azure Automation service

Dynatrace

Azure Automation provides an extremely powerful set of tools for automating operations within enterprises on hybrid cloud. Get full visibility into your Azure Automation accounts with one click. Receive alerts for any metric event in your Azure Automation account. Dynatrace news.

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View Execution Plans in Azure Data Studio

SQL Shack

This article gives an overview of viewing execution plans in the Azure Data Studio. Azure Data Studio Execution plans MonitoringIntroduction Database administrators use a query execution plan for troubleshooting query performance issues.

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No need to compromise visibility in public clouds with new Azure services supported by Dynatrace (Part 2)

Dynatrace

This is the second part of our blog series announcing the massive expansion of our Azure services support. Part 1 of this blog series looks at some of the key benefits of Azure DB for PostgreSQL, Azure SQL Managed Instance, and Azure HDInsight. Azure Logic Apps.

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Improve your cloud deployments with automated observability into your Azure Deployment Slots

Dynatrace

With Azure Deployment Slots, a feature of the Azure App Service, you can create one or more slots that can host different versions of your app. Get full visibility into your Azure Deployment Slots with one click . What are Azure Deployment Slots? . Dynatrace news.

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Full visibility into your serverless applications with AI-powered Azure Functions monitoring (GA)

Dynatrace

runtime versions of Azure Functions running in an Azure App Service plan. This gives you deep visibility into your code running in Azure Functions, and, as a result, an understanding of its impact on overall application performance and user experience. Dynatrace news.

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Bandwidth-friendly Query Profiling for Azure SQL Database

SQL Performance

SQL Server has always provided the ability to capture actual queries in an easily-consumable rowset format – first with legacy SQL Server Profiler, later via Extended Events, and now with a combination of those two concepts in Azure SQL Database.

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Automating Azure SQL Database index maintenance using Elastic Job Agents

SQL Shack

In this article, I am going to explain how we can automate the index and statistics maintenance of Azure SQL Database using an Elastic Job Agent. But in Azure, the SQL Server Agent is only available in the Azure […]. Azure Indexes Jobs Maintenance

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No need to compromise visibility in public clouds with the new Azure services supported by Dynatrace

Dynatrace

As adoption rates for Microsoft Azure continue to skyrocket, Dynatrace is developing a deeper integration with the platform to provide even more value to organizations that run their businesses on Azure or use it as a part of their multi-cloud strategy. Azure Batch.

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Full visibility into your serverless applications with AI-powered Azure Functions monitoring (GA)

Dynatrace

runtime versions of Azure Functions running in an Azure App Service plan. This gives you deep visibility into your code running in Azure Functions, and, as a result, an understanding of its impact on overall application performance and user experience. Dynatrace news.

Collecting Prometheus Metrics With Azure Monitor

DZone

This preview allows for the collection of Prometheus metrics in Azure Monitor. If you've used Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS), you may know you have the option to connect your AKS cluster up to Azure monitor. If you connect your cluster, Azure monitor deploys a collector agent pod. This pod will pull in metrics from your cluster and nodes and make this available to you in Azure Monitor.

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Azure Virtual Machines for SQL Server Usage

SQL Performance

One initial, easy step to moving your SQL Server on-premises workloads to the cloud is using Azure VMs to run your SQL Server workloads in an infrastructure as a service (IaaS) scenario. Azure VM Types and Series. The Esv3-series is rated at 160-190 Azure Compute Units (ACU).

Dynatrace introduces support for Microsoft Azure Lighthouse to provide manageability at scale

Dynatrace

The newly launched Microsoft Azure Lighthouse offers capabilities for cross-customer management at scale for service providers to differentiate and benefit from greater efficiency and automation. Working closely together with the Microsoft Azure team, Dynatrace has embraced Azure Lighthouse as an early adopter. We’re proud to be launch partner of Azure Lighthouse, providing our partners and customers with a seamless experience from Dynatrace and Azure.

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Fully Managed PostgreSQL Hosting on AWS and Azure Launches in Time For Legacy Migrations

Scalegrid

The fully managed platform allows organizations to automate their time-consuming PostgreSQL operations, focus on database development, and optimize performance with advanced monitoring, high availability, and disaster recovery on AWS and Azure. Fully Managed #PostgreSQL Hosting on AWS and Azure Launches in Time For Legacy Migrations Click To Tweet. PALO ALTO, Calif.,

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Why you need Dynatrace on Azure Workloads

Dynatrace

Hopefully, this blog will explain ‘why,’ and how Microsoft’s Azure Monitor is complementary to that of Dynatrace. Do I need more than Azure Monitor? Azure Monitor features. Microsoft offers a wide variety of tools to monitor applications deployed within Microsoft Azure, and the Azure Monitor suite includes several integration points into the enterprise applications, including: VM agent – Collects logs and metrics from the guest OS of virtual machines.

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Updated Azure SQL Database Tier Options

SQL Performance

Azure SQL Database is Microsoft's database-as-a-service offering that provides a tremendous amount of flexibility. Microsoft is continually working on improving their products and Azure SQL Database is no different. Azure SQL Managed Instance Performance Considerations.

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Azure SQL Server auto-failover groups

SQL Shack

In this article, we will review how to set up auto-failover groups in Azure SQL Server and how failover group is different from active geo-replication in Azure. Auto-failover group is an Azure SQL database feature that replicates one or a group of databases to the secondary Azure SQL server in the cross-region. AlwaysOn Availability Groups High Availability Replication SQL Azure

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Dynatrace: Verbesserte AI-gestützte Observability für Microsoft Azure

Dynatrace

Juli 2020 – Dynatrace, die „Software Intelligence Company“, erweitert seine Software-Intelligence-Plattform: Sie erfasst neu automatisch Metriken aller Services, die von Microsoft Azure Monitor, der Microsoft-Lösung zur Sammlung von Telemetriedaten aus Azure-Umgebungen, unterstützt werden.

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Azure SQL database Geo-Replication

SQL Shack

In this article, we will review how to set up Geo-Replication on Azure SQL databases. Geo-Replication is an Azure SQL database feature that allows you to create a readable secondary database in the same region or cross-region. AlwaysOn Availability Groups High Availability Replication SQL AzureWe can failover to the secondary database in case of an outage for a long time on the […].

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Azure Storage Queues learns some new tricks

Particular Software

Azure Storage Queues is a basic yet robust queueing service available on the Azure platform. In contrast to other messaging services in Azure, it has very few features out of the box. However, if you want to use the Azure Cosmos DB Table API instead, we support that too.

Optimizing Application Performance and User Experience With NETSCOUT for Azure

DZone

cloud performance azure data http ux user experience on-premise netscout wire dataIn the era of Digital Transformation (DX) the IT landscape has expanded to environments that rely extensively on virtualization, hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI), and cloud computing. As a result, the number of servers and the quantity of traffic have been exploding exponentially.

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Azure SQL Managed Instance Performance Considerations

SQL Performance

Azure SQL Database Managed Instance became generally available in late 2018. General Purpose provides up to 8 TB of high-performance Azure Blob storage, while Business Critical provides up to 4 TB of super-fast local SSD storage. Azure managed instance

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Support for Azure Functions

Particular Software

Microsoft Azure Functions provide a simple way to run your code in the Azure Cloud. NServiceBus makes Azure Functions even better. Let’s take a look at how using NServiceBus and Azure Functions together can make your serverless applications even better.

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Transactions with Azure Table Persistence

Particular Software

For data storage alone, Azure offers: Table Storage, CosmosDB, SQL Server, Blob Storage, and more. With the latest release of Azure Table Persistence for NServiceBus, we offer full transactionality across Outbox, Synchronized Storage Session as well as Sagas.

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PREVIEW : SentryOne Plan Explorer Extension for Azure Data Studio

SQL Performance

Last year, I got together with one of my dev teams at SentryOne – they call themselves the SQL Injectors – to talk about the possibility of replicating Plan Explorer functionality inside of Azure Data Studio. First, ensure you meet our requirements: Azure Data Studio 1.9.0 Connecting to SQL Server 2012 or better, or Azure SQL Database. Then, to install the extension: Open Azure Data Studio. July release announcement from the Azure Data Studio team.

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The Importance of Selecting the Proper Azure VM Size

SQL Performance

Migrating an on-premises SQL Server instance to an Azure Virtual Machine (VM) is a common method to migrate to Azure. You'll see the types referenced as Family in the Azure Portal when sizing a VM. Selecting an Azure VM may seem straight forward, with choosing a size based on the number of vCPU, memory, and enough storage to hold your databases, however I am seeing customers having performance issues related to storage. Azure SQL Performance VM

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AWS Lambda vs Azure Functions vs Google Cloud Functions: Comparing Serverless Providers

Simform

Read this blog to understand and analyze the comparison between AWS Lambda vs Azure Functions vs Google Cloud Functions. The post AWS Lambda vs Azure Functions vs Google Cloud Functions: Comparing Serverless Providers appeared first on Insights on Latest Technologies - Simform Blog.

Redis Cloud Gets Easier with Fully Managed Hosting on Azure

Scalegrid

October 2, 2019 – ScaleGrid, a rapidly growing leader in the Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS) space, has just launched their new fully managed Redis on Azure service. This Redis management solution allows startups up to enterprise-level organizations automate their Redis operations on Microsoft Azure dedicated cloud servers, alongside their other open source database deployments, including MongoDB , MySQL and PostgreSQL. PALO ALTO, Calif.,

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AMD EPYC Processors in Azure Virtual Machines

SQL Performance

These VMs are not available in all regions, so you will want to check the availability in the Azure region that you are interested in using. GHz Intel Xeon E5-2673 v3 (Haswell) processors that Microsoft uses for many of their Azure VM series. I wrote about using CPU-Z to benchmark the Intel Xeon E5-2673 v3 processor in an Azure VM in this article. Azure Lsv2 Details. Table 1: Lsv2 Series Azure VM Specifications. Azure VM Managed Disk Improvements.

AWS vs Azure vs Google Cloud: Pricing Comparison of Virtual Machines

Simform

As major cloud providers (AWS, Azure, Google, and IBM) continue to drop the prices of cloud instances. The post AWS vs Azure vs Google Cloud: Pricing Comparison of Virtual Machines appeared first on Insights on Latest Technologies - Simform Blog. This blog provides you the virtual instances' pricing comparison to help you choose the cheapest one.

PREVIEW : SentryOne Plan Explorer Extension for Azure Data Studio

SQL Performance

Last year, I got together with one of my dev teams here – they call themselves the SQL Injectors – to talk about the possibility of replicating SentryOne Plan Explorer functionality inside of Azure Data Studio. First, ensure you meet our requirements: Azure Data Studio 1.9.0 Connecting to SQL Server 2012 or better, or Azure SQL Database. Then, to install the extension: Open Azure Data Studio. July release announcement from the Azure Data Studio team.

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Bring Your Own Cloud (BYOC) vs. Dedicated Hosting at ScaleGrid

Scalegrid

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