Microsoft focuses on strategic database administration by moving to Azure

By | July 27, 2016

At Microsoft, our Information Security and Risk Management team—which manages our most hyper-sensitive information, in our largest databases—moved its entire database environment to Azure. The migration required careful planning and testing, but the move itself was simple. With automated administration and performance monitoring, our database administrators have time to focus on strategic projects such as data modeling, architecture design, and code reviews.