The Total Economic Impact of Migration to Microsoft Azure SQL Managed Databases

Cost Savings and Business Benefits Enabled by Azure SQL Managed Databases 

Get a better understanding of the benefits, costs, and risks associated with deploying Azure SQL Database Managed Instance in this Forrester Consulting study commissioned by Microsoft. Four customers were interviewed about their experience migrating their on-premises SQL Server workloads to the cloud using Azure SQL Database Managed Instance. Highlights of this study include:

  • A 20 percent increase in IT productivity

  • A 40 percent productivity improvement for database administrators

  • CAPEX and OPEX benefits, including $1.8 million of avoided hardware, network, storage, and ongoing maintenance costs

  •  Projected return on investment of 238 percent over three years

Schedule a complimentary Microsoft Azure Solution Assessment with Microsoft and CCG experts by clicking here.

Disclaimer: This report was published by Forrester Consulting and distributed by Microsoft Corporation on May 16, 2020. CCG is a Microsoft Gold Partner representing data, cloud, and analytics consulting services and has no influence in the development of this report.