Introduction to Azure SQL Edge

Database Administrator
Technology Manager
AI Edge Engineer
Azure SQL Edge

Describe how Azure SQL Edge enables developers to use the same Transact-SQL (T-SQL) API to develop apps for the edge. Evaluate whether Azure SQL Edge provides the same security and performance as Microsoft SQL Server.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you're able to:

  • Evaluate whether Azure SQL Edge is appropriate for interaction with your apps and IoT devices at the edge.
  • Describe how Azure SQL Edge's familiar engine and toolset features enable you to optimize data ingest and analysis.


  • Working knowledge with relational databases
  • Working knowledge of SQL Server