Episode

Azure SQL Fundamentals - Episode 2 - Deploy and configure servers, instances, and databases for Azure SQL

Join Anna Hoffman and Bob Ward and explore the six-part Microsoft Learn "Azure SQL Fundamentals" learning path. Anna and Bob will be walking through each module live and answering your questions. 

Episode 2 - Deploy and configure servers, instances, and databases for Azure SQL

In this module, you'll learn about the process of deploying and configuring Azure SQL. Through hands-on exercises, you'll deploy and configure Azure SQL Database specifically. You'll also see comparisons to both Azure SQL Managed Instance and SQL Server. In addition to the Azure portal, you'll work with SSMS, Azure Data Studio (including SQL notebooks), and the Azure CLI.

Learning objectives

In this module, you'll learn how to:

  • Plan for a deployment of Azure SQL
  • Deploy and verify Azure SQL by using common tools and interfaces
  • Configure Azure SQL after deployment
  • Load data into Azure SQL