Azure vs AWS

py 206 Reputation points
2020-09-07T07:41:43.113+00:00

Have the DBA team detailed any improvements managing SQL instances in Azure versus AWS? Would it be possible to leverage a SQL MI (managed instance) DB or DW?

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  1. AmeliaGu-MSFT 13,886 Reputation points
    2020-09-07T09:18:35.04+00:00

    Hi @py ,

    Please refer to the following articles which might help:
    Comparing AWS SQL Server With Azure SQL Database
    Azure vs. AWS cost comparison for Windows Server and SQL Server
    We love SQL Server running on AWS almost as much as our customers

    Best Regards,
    Amelia


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  1. Shashank Singh 6,211 Reputation points
    2020-09-07T09:52:56.383+00:00

    If you are looking in SQL Server perspective Azure is the way to go. If you have AD on-premises which you are trying to move on cloud again Azure is what I would recommend. For others it depends on your configuration. money and to some extent choice.

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  2. py 206 Reputation points
    2020-09-07T08:21:46.627+00:00

    We are planning migration and looking at options at Azure and AWS . Want an SQL expert opinion if Azure is a better platform than AWS.

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