SQL proving Expensive or Awkward? Try Azure!

You may be quite shocked at the high cost of SQL Server these days. Once you’ve broken past the free SQL Server 2012/2014 Express limits of 10GB Databases, 1GB RAM etc, you’ll be yearning for SQL Server Standard, BI or Enterprise – but with a painful trip to finance or the bank (even though we Read More

SQL Server Failovers – Awkward Licencing Rules

SQL Server – Fail-over Servers For any OSE in which you use Running Instances of the server software, you may use up to the same number of passive fail-over Running Instances in a separate OSE on any Server in anticipation of a fail-over event. The following additional requirements apply if you have licensed the software Read More