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Discover the benefits of modernization and save with Azure SQL Database Managed Instance

June 30th, 2020|

Ready to make the move to the cloud? When it comes to choosing a PaaS cloud provider, you shouldn't have to choose between price and quality. Azure SQL Database Managed Instance offers innovative Machine Learning-based performance and security insights and unparalleled support while still saving your business 59% compared to AWS RDS. That's cash you can reinvest in your business to bring more value to your customers. To learn more about specific offerings and benefits, check out this infographic or contact us. At Onsupport, we want to help your business realize all the advantages of the cloud.

Customer Story: SitePro – part 4

June 30th, 2020|

With today's technological capabilities, there is no reason you shouldn't know what's going on in your business at all times. That's what SitePro thought, which is why they developed an app that creates a digital oil field for their customers. The real-time machine monitoring SitePro provides, allows its customers to create a safer, more efficient workplace, sending technicians out when needed to perform preventive maintenance. When SitePro combined this app with the scalable and near-instantaneous data processing capabilities of the Azure cloud, they were able to accomplish this task better than ever before. Want to visualize your entire workplace? Contact us to learn more.

Customer Story: SitePro – part 4

June 30th, 2020|

With today's technological capabilities, there is no reason you shouldn't know what's going on in your business at all times. That's what SitePro thought, which is why they developed an app that creates a digital oil field for their customers. The real-time machine monitoring SitePro provides, allows its customers to create a safer, more efficient workplace, sending technicians out when needed to perform preventive maintenance. When SitePro combined this app with the scalable and near-instantaneous data processing capabilities of the Azure cloud, they were able to accomplish this task better than ever before. Want to visualize your entire workplace? Contact us to learn more.

Three reasons why Windows Server and SQL Server customers continue to choose Azure

June 23rd, 2020|

On average, AWS is 5X more expensive for Windows Server and SQL Server users looking to move to the cloud. However, these savings do not come at the expense of quality. Azure offers a uniquely functional hybrid cloud, perfect for that period of transition from your on-premises servers to the cloud and built-in top-of-the-line security and compliance. At Onsupport, we believe the cloud should be available to everyone. It's easier than you think! Contact us to learn more.

Customer Story: SitePro – part 3

June 23rd, 2020|

In order to continuously provide value to their oil and gas customers, SitePro needed a system that was quick for them to implement and truly offered the benefits of a digital oil field by providing up-to-the-minute data to their customers. That's why SitePro switched to Azure, whose multiple capabilities work together to provide a stable, accessible, and scalable platform from which to run their turnkey application. Curious about which Azure offerings could be out there ready to enhance your business? At Onsupport, we want to help you find out. Contact us to learn more.

SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 end of support is coming

June 16th, 2020|

A lot has changed since 2008. Over the past decade or so, Microsoft has made huge improvements to its server offerings with hybrid cloud solutions, more robust security, and advanced analytic capabilities. With end of support here for SQL Server 2, now is the time to start benefitting from these upgrades at your organization. Onsupport is here to help you make a smooth transition. Contact us to start the process today.

The total economic impact of Microsoft Azure SQL Database managed instance

June 16th, 2020|

What can you gain by moving from an on-premises SQL Server to Azure? One of biggest benefits according to this Forrester financial impact study is the infrastructure maintenance savings. Add on all the hidden savings like more time for IT and database admins and the flexibility to expand capacity on demand -- and moving becomes a no-brainer. So what are you waiting for? Onsupport is here to help you take the next step when you're ready.

The total economic impact of Microsoft Azure SQL Database managed instance

June 16th, 2020|

What can you gain by moving from an on-premises SQL Server to Azure? One of biggest benefits according to this Forrester financial impact study is the infrastructure maintenance savings. Add on all the hidden savings like more time for IT and database admins and the flexibility to expand capacity on demand -- and moving becomes a no-brainer. So what are you waiting for? Onsupport is here to help you take the next step when you're ready.

Announcing new options for SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 End of Support

June 9th, 2020|

We get it. Change is scary. If you've been running the same operating system for many years, a large-scale overhaul is understandably intimidating. But it's time. To continue their focus on progress and innovation, Microsoft is ending support for some popular 2008 products, including SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2. If you are still running either of these, don't panic! Microsoft has put options in place to give you the time you need, and we at Onsupport, are here to assist you with a smooth transition. Check out this article and contact us for more information.