2201, 2019

Set alerts on metrics with Azure Database for MariaDB

By |January 22nd, 2019|Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

 

With the recent announcement of the general availability of MariaDB we would like to share some best practices for alerting on the most commonly monitored metrics for the database.

Monitoring databases is an essential part of maintaining server reliability, availability, and performance and Microsoft provides various metrics for MariaDB to get insights into the behavior of the server. Azure Portal, as […]

2811, 2018

Azure SQL Data Warehouse improves the data querying performance

By |November 28th, 2018|Azure How To, IT Management, Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

 

Azure SQL Data Warehouse showed to be a fast and flexible analytics platform. Enhancements in the distributed query execution layer as per the recent experience result in the significant query performance improvements for Azure SQL Data Warehouse (SQL DW).

I/O bandwidth to storage and repartitioning speed (shuffle speed) determine the analytics workload performance. In this article, we are […]