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Ascent Technology helps Bidfood SA migrate to Microsoft Azure

Ascent Technology helps Bidfood SA migrate to Microsoft Azure

When Bidfood SA chose to modernise and migrate its data platform to Microsoft Azure, it turned to Ascent Technology for help. In a world that is digitally transforming, it is more vital than ever to an organisation’s success to utilise the latest platforms to drive...

Ascent Technology helps migrate Phumelela Gaming to Azure

A Windows Server and SQL Server consolidation, optimisation and migration to Microsoft Azure enables the company to reduce costs, modernise its data platform and boost its innovation capabilities. As an operator running two distinct betting businesses, Phumelela...

Ascent helps migrate Compatible Automotive to Azure

Microsoft Azure Data Platform Services not only boosts the company’s DR facilities, it also helps them deliver value-added services and innovative strategic solutions to its customers. In a digitising world, it comes as no surprise to learn that Compatible Automotive...

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Prepare for SQL Server 2012 End of Support

Prepare for SQL Server 2012 End of Support

On July 12, 2022, support for SQL Server 2012 will end. That means the end of regular security updates. Don't let your infrastructure and applications go unprotected. We're here to help you migrate to current versions for greater security, performance and innovation....

Prepare for Windows Server 2012 End of Support

On October 10, 2023, support for Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2 will end. That means the end of regular security updates. Don't let your infrastructure and applications go unprotected. We're here to help you migrate to current versions for greater security,...

Database Administration and Support Service from Ascent Technology

Economic volatility is driving a greater number of organisations to consider cost cutting measures and to implement consolidation procedures. This situation is further compounded by the growing skills shortage that makes it more difficult for businesses to acquire and...

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES

Microsoft Data and Analytics Partner of the Year Finalist

Microsoft Data and Analytics Partner of the Year Finalist

Ascent Technology continues it’s strong showing in the Microsoft Partner of the Year awards, as a finalist in the Data and Analytics Partner of the Year award. Finalist Data and Analytics Partner of the Year "It is always gratifying to be recognised by Microsoft as...

NEWSFLASHES

Amazon RDS, now supported by Ascent Technology

Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) makes it easy to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. It provides cost-efficient and resizable capacity while automating time-consuming administration tasks such as hardware provisioning,...

FROM THE DESK OF THE MD

From the Desk of the MD – January 2019

From the Desk of the MD – January 2019

The start of another year inevitably brings with it the promise of change, and in wishing all our clients a happy New Year, we would like to suggest that 2019 is going to be a year of considerable and exciting change. After all, not only do we have what are sure to be...

Advanced Azure Data Platform Workload Online Workshop

Advanced Azure Data Platform Workload online Workshops

02 Sep 2020
Microsoft and Ascent Technology invite you to a deep-dive, interactive exploration of how to migrate apps & databases to Azure.

We are hosting one-day online workshops covering everything from whiteboarding migration strategies to hands-on experiences with data migration tools, and we’d like you to be a part of it!

In these workshops, professionals in data platform and technical decision-making roles will better understand:

  • The reasoning & value of migrating apps & databases to Azure
  • How to whiteboard a data migration strategy
  • Tools & methods available to help you migrate your data

 

Register for Workshop HereAdvanced Azure Data Platform Workload online Workshops

Register to Join us in one of the workshops.

*Seats are limited.

Workshop details:
Date Time
Workshop 1 23 Sept 2020 – AM 09:00 – 12:30
Workshop 2 29 Sept 2020 – AM 09:00 – 12:30
Workshop 3 29 Sept 2020 – PM 13:00 – 16:30
Workshop 4 30 Sept 2020 – AM 09:00 – 12:30
Workshop 5 30 Sept 2020 – PM 13:00 – 16:30
Venue: These workshops will be delivered via Microsoft Teams Meetings, If you don’t own Microsoft Teams and need to download a trial, please Click Here
Agenda:
Sessions Duration Level
1: Data Migration: Value & Planning
Data Migration overview, case studies, migration triggers, customer timelines, TCO value 30 min 100
Using Data Migration tools & frameworks to assess/build business case for cloud 30 min 200
Whiteboarding exercise (assessing environment, destination considerations, etc.) 30 min 200
2: Data Migration: Practical Demonstration
Introducing Lab process & goals for the afternoon 15 min 300
Azure SQL Database Managed Instance 45 min 300
Next steps & how to get started 15 min 300
How do I engage with Ascent?

We encourage you to Contact Us, and we will assist you on your journey to permanently remove your Database Security and Compliance challenges with our DB Shield Service.

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