AMTRA SOLUTIONS BLOG

Articles, news and insights from the AMTRA team.

Are you at risk of a cyberattack? (Hint: likely.)

September 11, 2019
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Cybersecurity has become a predominant issue and can affect anyone, anywhere. It’s nice to think that cyber crimes only happen to large Companies, however that couldn’t be further from the truth. In fact, small businesses are hit with nearly the same frequency as their larger counterparts.

Today’s most effective cyber scams are meticulously crafted, using very convincing imitations of famous brands or scraping information from social media to socially engineer believable situations. 

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Ending Soon | Microsoft support for SQL Server 2008/R2

July 5, 2019
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July 9, 2019 is fast approaching, which means your organization could be at risk, and we want to ensure you understand the impact of not upgrading your SQL Server or migrating your workloads to Azure. 

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End-of-Support for SQL Server 2008 Is Approaching Fast!

June 19, 2019
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SQL Server 2008 and R2 are finally getting the boot! Depending on your job, you may identify with one of these:

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SQL Server 2008/R2 End Of Support.  Is this An Opportunity To Modernize?

May 28, 2019
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Sometimes in life we need an upgrade to take advantage of the latest and greatest.  And technology is no different.  We’re referring to SQL Server 2008/R2 which is reaching end of support.  On July 9, 2019 Microsoft will no longer support these servers.

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Are you a Data Mastermind?

March 27, 2018
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As you have probably figured out by now, we are serious about data. If you have been following our blog you have seen us post checklists, infographics, case studies, brochures, expert guides and more.

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Is Having a High Performance Infrastructure a Priority?

March 14, 2018
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Would you like to run workloads more securely?  Does getting the most from your data intrigue you? Is having a high-performance infrastructure a priority for you? 

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What Does It Take to Deliver Actionable Data Insights?

February 27, 2018
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Better decisions start with better business insights. But how do you gain deeper insights into your organization's data? That is the question that we set out to answer in our newest explainer video. 

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New Year, Healthy... Databases?

January 25, 2018
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It's January and everyone is talking about their new workouts, nutrition programs and resolutions to get or stay healthy. At AMTRA, our resolution was to improve our database health! It is that important!

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It's Not Just Us: Everyone Loves SQL Server

January 3, 2018
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There are two things that are true:

1.     At AMTRA we love data. However, if you are ever in a room with our data team, look out, that is what true passion looks like!

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SQL Server for Hybrid Database Deployments

November 30, 2017
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Recently, we have been talking a lot with clients and on our blog about modernizing your data platform. Inevitably, one of the conversations that accompanies a conversation about selecting the right database vendor for their business needs and a discussion around the merits of putting your database in the cloud vs keeping them on-premises.

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