Microsoft CSS @ PASS Summit 2012

This is a little later than we normally do it, but better late than never!  During November 6th-9th, the US PASS Summit 2012 will be held in Seattle, Washington at the Seattle Convention Center.  The Microsoft CSS team has a long history with PASS.  We have been speaking and working at PASS since 2003 with…


Worker thread governance coming to Azure SQL Database

NOTE: As of 1/10, this change is now live in our datacenters. Starting with the service update that went out recently, soft throttling on worker threads is changing. Over the next few months, soft throttling will eventually be replaced by worker thread governance. In the meantime, users may see requests failing due throttling on worker…