ScaleArc

Microsoft IT Upgrades to SQL Server 2014 with ScaleArc

 

Microsoft Challenges

The ScaleArc Solution

  • Migrate from SQL Server 2008 to 2014
  • Overcome limitations of AlwaysOn
  • Not replication aware
  • No geo-aware load balancing
  • No method for detecting failover state of Availability Groups
  • Avoid app rewrites to support 2014
  • Streamline maintenance, patching, testing
  • Accelerated project from 9 months to 4
  • Provides auto failover across data centers, avoiding app errors during failover
  • Supports automatic read/write split
  • Provides geo-aware load balancing
  • Enables zero-downtime maintenance
  • Supports 8x traffic capacity

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