SQL Server Features & Components

SQT01 AWS Versus Azure: Data Services Comparison


9:15am - 10:30am

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Thomas LaRock

Manager, Data Engineering


As the leading public cloud platforms, Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS) offer a large variety of data services. So many services, in fact, it is hard to comprehend how to compare without a scorecard. So, that's what I put together, and what I will share with you during this session. We will discuss the data platform offerings for both Azure and AWS, and how to compare and contrast features such as capacity, compute, and cost. Attend this session and leave with a better understanding of how to architect your enterprise to use these public cloud providers.

You will learn:

  • Understand what services are offered by AWS and Azure
  • How to compare and contrast data services offered by AWS and Azure
  • How to calculate pricing for those data services