I want to modify an existing primary key on a SQL Azure table. It currently has one column, and I want to add another. Now, on SQL Server 2008 this was a piece of cake, just did it in SSMS, poof. ...
I would like to know whether there is any way to determine why it is taking too much time say 3 minutes for deleting 50K records from a database hosted in Sql Azure. I have clustered index on primary ...
I have a table which currently has duplicate values in a column. I cannot remove these erroneous duplicates but I would like to prevent additional non-unique values from being added. Can I create a ...
I have accidentally updated over 3,000 records in one of my tables hosted on Azure. This was not a transaction and I did not have any back ups for this table. I've read around and found ApexSQL Log ...
I have an OLTP database hosted on a SQL Azure instance. I want to pull a copy of the database down from the cloud so I can run some heavy extracts and OLAP-style queries against it without impacting ...
I can use the Management studio to connect directly to my Azure SQL database and execute this query: select * from DB.dbo.DSeries where instrument='name1' and it works really fast. But if I create ...
Yesterday, we scaled one of our databases in Azure from the old Business edition to the new Standard one (S2). Since then, it has been behaving rather erratically. We have a relatively simple table ...
We have four different environments: DEVINT, TEST, STAGE, and PROD, each on their own Azure SQL Database server. I can copy a database between any two of these, using the command CREATE DATABASE mine ...