Virtual Machines & Benchmark Data

SQL Server 2016    |    Intermediate
  • 11 videos | 51m 52s
  • Includes Assessment
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Microsoft SQL Server applications can be moved to Azure virtual machines to help reduce costs and to optimize overall performance. Explore the various methods used to migrate applications as well as gathering benchmark data.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Describe the primary migration methods available when migrating to azure vms
    Describe how to use the azure vm deployment wizard
    Describe alternative deployment options such as backing up to a file and url
    Demonstrate how to detach and copy to url and attach from url using the azcopy command line utility
    Explain the microsoft azure import/export service
    Describe the benefits of generating benchmark data
  • Explain why it is important to perform cache warming prior to gathering benchmark data
    Describe the iometer tool and how it can be used to gather benchmark data
    Demonstrate how to use the iometer tool to gather benchmark data
    Explain how the fio tool can be used to gather benchmark data on azure vms
    Explain how to effectively tune data disks in azure

IN THIS COURSE

  • 4m 6s
    After completing this video, you will be able to describe the primary migration methods available when migrating to Azure VMs. FREE ACCESS
  • 7m 5s
    After completing this video, you will be able to describe how to use the Azure VM deployment wizard. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Backing up to a File and URL
    4m 50s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to describe alternative deployment options, such as backing up to a file and URL. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  AZCopy Command-line Utility
    6m 20s
    In this video, you will learn how to detach and copy to a URL and attach from a URL using the AZCopy command line utility. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Microsoft Azure Import/Export Service
    4m 59s
    After completing this video, you will be able to explain the Microsoft Azure import/export service. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Benchmarking Overview
    2m 27s
    After watching this video, you will be able to describe the benefits of generating benchmark data. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Cache Warming
    2m 27s
    After completing this video, you will be able to explain why it is important to perform cache warming prior to gathering benchmark data. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  IOMeter Tool
    3m 53s
    Upon completion of this video, you will be able to describe the Iometer tool and how it can be used to gather benchmark data. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Running IOMeter Tests
    8m 40s
    In this video, you will learn how to use the IOMeter tool to gather benchmark data. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  FIO Tool
    2m 19s
    After completing this video, you will be able to explain how the FIO tool can be used to gather benchmark data on Azure VMs. FREE ACCESS
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    11.  Exercise: Microsoft Azure VM Wizard
    4m 46s
    After completing this video, you will be able to explain how to effectively tune data disks in Azure. FREE ACCESS

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