Pieter Vanhove is a SQL Server Premier Field Engineer at Microsoft Belgium and has been working with SQL Server since 2000. Performance tuning, SQL audits, migrations and training are part of the job. Pieter has also a profound knowledge in implementing high availability and disaster recovery solutions and loves the new Azure stuff. Together with the SQLUG in Belgium, he helps organizing SQL Server Days and is also a regular speaker at Belgian and international events.
Pieter Vanhove has submitted 2 sessions for SQLBits XV, although the agenda hasn't been chosen yet. See all submitted sessions
Last year, Microsoft reached another milestone by introducing near-complete SQL Server engine compatibility on Azure SQL Database. You will get an overview of the fundamentals of Azure SQL DB and what's new in the latest update V12.
A good DBA performs his/her morning checklist every day. In larger environments the DBA checklist can become really time consuming. I will demonstrate how you can use Policy Based Management to evaluate your servers and how I configured my setup.
Attend this interactive session and learn how to create, deploy, and migrate data from your on-premises instance of SQL Server to Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines and Microsoft Azure SQL Database.