How to Navigate SQL Server 2008’s End of Support

Editor’s note (June 2019): We updated this post to reflect the latest news about SQL Server 2008’s End of Support. 

It’s End of Support time for Microsoft SQL Server 2008. For any enterprise using it, this poses lots of immediate questions. Can I hang on to SQL 2008 regardless? If not, what are my migration options? When I do migrate, what are tools available to make it least painful, and how can Softchoice help with the migration process?
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IaaS vs PaaS: Considerations for Deploying SQL Server in Microsoft Azure

 

SQL Server in Microsoft Azure database

The options available for where and how to deploy SQL Server in Microsoft Azure are often confusing for organizations who are new to the cloud platform. IaaS and PaaS offer different services and selecting the wrong option for your data can cause implementation delays, performance issues, and failed deployment projects.

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Why Symantec calls Backup Exec 3600 R3 their fastest appliance

Symantec 3600 R3 fastest appliance

Symantec has quietly released the third generation of their backup appliance called the 3600R3. Symantec has long held the spot of industry leader for backup software. Find out why some clients prefer to simplify their security with a more reliable hardware appliance instead.
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