TechNet Radio: IT Time – (Part 5) Real World Azure – Provisioning Storage for I/O Intensive Applications on Windows Azure

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Concluding their Real World Azure series, Blain Barton and Don Noonan show us how to provision storage for I/O intensive applications on Windows Azure such as SQL Server. Tune in as Don demos for us how he took SQL workload and moved that to a Windows Azure Virtual Machine, while discussing with us some key points to consider such as workload size vs. performance, separate storage accounts and the disk management console.

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    What about striping? What performance did you get when striping the volumes?

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