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SQL Server Failover between AWS and Azure – Part 1
Posted by Rob Risetto on June 01, 2016

We have all heard the story about the online business whose AWS account got hacked and had all of its Cloud inventory destroyed, then there’s the occasional scenario where a Cloud provider is totally disabled by a “core” infrastructure fault.

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Announcement – SQLRDS by DBInsight Now on the AWS Marketplace
Posted by Rob Risetto on May 25, 2016

The SQL Server Relational Database Services (SQLRDS) by DBInsight has now been released on the Amazon Web Services Marketplace site.

The AWS Marketplace link is here and the SQLRDS official site is

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BI Corner – Analytics Wars, Excel\Power Pivot vs Tableau
Posted by Rob Risetto on May 10, 2016

This article from Rob Collie, What is Power Pivot’s #1 Competitor, was not only interesting because it highlighted where standard Excel falls down in analytics and how Tableau has exploited this for their own marketing. It also particularly interesting with respects to the two comparison charts showing the Time Investment Required vs

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