This week, Scott welcomes Torsten Grabs, a Principal Program Manager Lead on the SQL team focusing on elastic scale for Azure SQL Database. In this exciting and much-anticipated episode, Torsten introduces us to Azure SQL Database Elastic Scale; .NET client libraries and Azure cloud service packages providing the ability to easily develop, scale, and manage… Read More


This week, Scott welcomes George Huey, a Principal Technical Evangelist in DX at Microsoft to the Data Exposed show. In this episode, George gives us a detailed look at the SQL Database Migration Wizard, an open-source tool designed to migrate your on-premises SQL Server databases to Azure SQL Database. George shows us many of the… Read More


In this week’s episode of Data Exposed Scott welcomes back Tony Petrossian, Group Program Manager for business continuity in Azure SQL Database, who introduces us to the preview release of Azure SQL Database. This NextGen release introduces near-complete SQL Server compatibility and better performance for Premium tiers as well as easier management of large databases,… Read More


This week’s episode of Data Exposed Scott welcomes Joachim Hammer,?Principle Program Manager?at Microsoft on the SQL Server team. Today, Joachim introduces us to a new feature just released to Azure SQL Database called Row Level Security?(RLS).?RLS is feature that enables fine-grained control over rows in a table, allowing? you control over which users can access… Read More