Elastic Jobs are a new Azure feature that might be a useful replacement for SQL Agent, which isn't available in Azure, alongside tools like Azure Automation. This article takes a closer look at this service and some of the gotchas and advanced techniques.
It didn’t make it into todays Ignite Keynote, but today Microsoft released a preview of a new Azure service, Service Endpoints. It is now possible to take Azure services that have previously only had public endpoints, and restrict these to only allow access from a specific virtual network (or multi
Microsoft recently announced a preview of SQL Azure Elastic Database Pools. This new service allows you to create a pool of database that share the same underlying resource. This is likely to be especially useful for SaaS providers where clients are often separated by database, but don’t require all