Someone told you that migrating your SQL Server estate to the cloud would have lowered your costs.

So you migrate a few hundreds machines to Azure-VM and suddenly your wallet catches fire: you pay 3–4 times more than what you were paying on-prem.

Why? Because you did Lift & Shift.

Before your machines…


In my life I’ve lost flights, trains, my wallet, keys… and yes, sometimes is normal to forget databases here and there.

Especially in a data warehouse scenario where multiple IT consultants are allowed to copy/paste and create databases, you end up with hundreds of them and you cannot really tell what…

Francesco Mantovani

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