SQL Server Administration & Maintenance

SQH11 Containers, Pods, and Databases - Learning About the Future of Infrastructure


2:30pm - 3:45pm

Level: Introductory

Joseph D'Antoni

Principal Consultant

Denny Cherry and Associates Consulting

Containers have quietly been taking over the world of infrastructure, especially amongst developers and CI/CD practitioners. However, in the database space, container adoption has been lower. SQL Server 2017 introduced the concept of deploying databases into Docker containers. In this session, you will learn the fundamentals of creating containers, learning about Kubernetes for management, and how to further your learning in this new and emerging space.

You will learn:

  • About containers work with databases
  • About how SQL Server works with Kubernetes
  • About the future of SQL Server