Azure SQL Journey: The daily routine of a Cloud DBA

 
English Intermediate Data & AI

In this session you will learn the best practices, tips and tricks on how to successfully use Azure SQL Database and SQL Managed Instance on production environments and how the DBA job changed versus administrating SQL Server. You will learn how to monitor and improve Azure SQL Database query performance. It will cover how to use Query Store, Extended Events, DMVs and Azure Monitor SQL Insights to help monitoring and improving query response times when running their databases in the Microsoft Azure cloud. These learnings are fruit of Microsoft CSS support cases, and customer field engagements. This session includes several demos.

Speakers

Jose Manuel Jurado Diaz

Microsoft

José Manuel Jurado currently works as SQL Escalation Engineer and Subject Matter Expert in Azure SQL Database at Microsoft Spain. With over 15+ years of experience in SQL Server environments (administration and database development), he is a speaker for internal events at Microsoft and for public events as SQL Saturday, SQL Nexus, TechReady, DotNetConference and Azure BootCamp. In the past, he worked as Project Manager for large Global Retail Company for more than 10 years developing projects using different Microsoft Technologies.

Alex Nicu

Support Escalation Engineer

My name is Alex and i'm a Support Escalation Engineer on Azure SQL DB team working from Microsoft for more than 2 years. Previously, i've worked as DBA and database developer for more than 8 years, most of them in the banking area.

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