Design a data storage solution for relational data

Solution Architect
Cosmos DB
SQL Database
SQL Edge
SQL Managed Instance
SQL Virtual Machines
SQL Server on Virtual Machines
SQL Server

Azure Architects design and recommend relational data storage solutions.

Learning objectives

In this module, you’ll learn how to:

  • Design for Azure SQL Database.
  • Design for Azure SQL Managed Instance.
  • Design for SQL Server on Azure VM.
  • Recommend a solution for database scalability.
  • Recommend a solution for database availability
  • Design security for data at rest, data in transmission, and data in use
  • Design for Azure SQL Edge.
  • Design for Azure Cosmos DB and tables.


  • Working experience with database solutions.
  • Conceptual knowledge of SQL Server.