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Microsoft System Center Management Pack (Community Technology Preview) for SQL Server vNext Replication enables the monitoring of Replication as a set of technologies for copying and distributing data and database objects from one database to another and then synchronizing between the databases to maintain consistency.
Here you can download the System Center MP for SQL Server vNext Replication including documentation.
Microsoft MAP Toolkit 9.6
The Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit (MAP) is an agentless, automated, multi-product planning and assessment tool for quicker and easier desktop, server and cloud migrations. MAP provides detailed readiness assessment reports and executive proposals with extensive hardware and software information, and actionable recommendations to help organizations accelerate their IT infrastructure planning process, and gather more detail on assets that reside within their current environment. MAP also provides server utilization data for Hyper-V server virtualization planning; identifying server placements, and performing virtualization candidate assessments. More information about MAP Toolkit can you find here
Export results in Excel for Windows Server 2016 Assessment Example
Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine Sizing Example in Excel
With MAP Toolkit Training available 😉
Experts Live is an independent platform for IT Pros around Microsoft solutions. A platform by and for the community. Each year Experts Live is organizing a large-scale knowledge event. It has grown to become the largest Microsoft community event of the Benelux where more than 1000 visitors come together.
National and International community experts talk with visitors fully with latest Microsoft technologies in one day. Through the years, well-known speakers and MVPs are associated with this event.
This year find Experts Live on Tuesday 22nd November. Experts Live 2016 offers more than 40 breakout sessions, an opening and closing keynote !
Go to the Website of Experts Live and Register to Join the Microsoft Community world Experts Live 2016 Event
Hope to meet your there 😉
On Monday September 26 – 30, 2016, Microsoft Ignite Event will Kick off ! 🙂
Here you will find the Sessions for
Microsoft Ignite is Sold Out, but you can Watch it Live !
and here you find the Home page of Ignite
The new features and fixes introduced in CTP1 management packs are as follows:
New SQL Server 2008/2008 R2/2012 MP Features and Fixes
New SQL Server 2014/2016 MP Features and Fixes
For more details, please refer to the user guides that can be downloaded along with the corresponding Management Packs.
The Operations Manager team encourages you to provide any feedbacks on the management packs by sending them to firstname.lastname@example.org
With this System Center Management Pack CTP1 for SQL Server there is also an Awesome SQL Server Dashboard Guide to help you
building your own Dashboards in SCOM.
Here you can download the System Center Management Pack CTP1 for SQL Server and the Documentation.
This blogpost will give you the information about migrating Microsoft SQL Server databases to Azure.
I see a lot of questions on the Microsoft TechNet – MSDN forums about how to get my database secure in Microsoft Azure
Before you do a SQL migrate you can do a SQL Assessment via Microsoft Operations Management Suite.
You can see a step-by-step blogpost on my blog for the results for example :
‘Do your SQL Assessment with Microsoft OMS before your New Project Starts in Production’
Here you find Microsoft Azure technical documentation on Migrate to Azure :
For export and import Azure SQL Databases :
There is also an Awesome Free Microsoft E-Book about Migrating SQL Server Databases to Azure by Carl Rabeler