Introduction to Azure database administration

Data Analyst
Data Engineer
Database Administrator
Azure SQL Database
Azure SQL Managed Instance
SQL Server on Azure Virtual Machines

Microsoft Azure provides a set of seamless capabilities for SQL databases. Explore the different database offerings, and services available to help you get started.


  • Familiarity with on-premises virtualization technologies, including: VMs, virtual networking, and virtual hard disks.
  • Ability to write code in the SQL language, particularly the Microsoft T-SQL dialect, at a basic level.

Modules in this learning path

Explore the role of a database administrator on Azure. Describe SQL Server-based offerings on Azure.