DP-070: Migrate Open Source Data Workloads to Azure

This course will enable the students to understand Azure SQL Database, and educate the students on what is required to migrate MySQL and PostgreSQL workloads to Azure SQL Database.

Audience

The primary audience for this course is database developers who plan to migrate their MySQL or Postgres DB workloads to Azure SQL DB. The secondary audience for this course is MySQL/Postgres administrators to raise awareness of the features and benefits of Azure SQL DB.

Job role: Data Engineer

Prerequisites

Successful students start this role with a fundamental knowledge of cloud computing concepts and experience with open source relational database management systems. 

Specifically:

  • Working with PostgreSQL and/or MySQL
  • Using backup and recovery techniques with open source data
  • SQL administration

Course goals

After completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Migrate on-premises MySQL to Azure SQL DB for MySQL
  • Migrate on-premises PostgreSQL to Azure SQL DB for PostgreSQL

Course content

Module 1: Migrate to Azure SQL DB for MySQL & PostgreSQL
This module describes the benefits and architecture of Azure SQL DB.

Lessons:
OSS databases overview
Common OSS database workloads
Customer challenges in migration

Module 2: Migrate on-premises MySQL to Azure SQL DB for MySQL
This module describes the benefits and process of migrating MySQL workloads to Azure SQL DB

Lessons:
Configure and Manage Azure SQL DB for MySQL
Migrate on-premises MySQL to SQL DB for MySQL
Application Migration
Post-migration considerations

Module 3: Migrate on-premises PostgreSQL to Azure SQL DB for PostgreSQL
This module describes the benefits and process of migrating PostgreSQL DB workloads to Azure SQL DB

Lessons:
Configure and Manage Azure SQL DB for PostgreSQL
Migrate on-premises MySQL to SQL DB for PostgreSQL
Application Migration
Post-migration considerations