Monthly Archives: September 2017

Microsoft Ignite Announcements

Many product announcements were made this week at Microsoft Ignite, and I wanted to give a quick overview of all the data platform related announcements: SQL Server 2017 on Linux, Windows, and Docker, generally available on October 2nd.  SQL Server … Continue reading

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Distributed Writes

In SQL Server, scaling out reads (i.e. using Active secondary replicas via AlwaysOn Availability Groups) is a lot easier than scaling out writes.  So what are your options when you have a tremendous amount of writes that scaling up will not handle, … Continue reading

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