At any given time, you can be responsible for dozens of SQL databases. Enterprise-grade storage like Cloud Volumes is needed for Microsoft Azure cloud services to gain automation, high availability, and cost containment for MS SQL database.
Cloud Volumes ONTAP is a self-managed storage service built upon native cloud compute and storage resources. MS SQL database services require critical data protection and advanced data control management designed to enhance storage efficiencies and dramatically reduce cloud storage costs
SQL Admins can deploy an advanced storage layer in their cloud of choice to gain greater control of the cloud storage infrastructure with:
Azure NetApp Files is built for cloud architects and Microsoft SQL Server database admins to experience on-premises flash performance and advanced storage capabilities within the construct of a native Azure cloud storage service. As a first-party service, Azure NetApp Files allows for seamless cloud infrastructure administration.
A fully managed storage volume can be seamlessly deployed with zero-touch management and advanced features to: