DevOps and Beyond

T12 Database DevOps with SQL Server on Docker with GitHub


1:30pm - 2:45pm

Level: Intermediate

Brian A. Randell

Staff Developer Advocate


Microsoft brought SQL Server to Linux and Docker. They also have brought cross-platform database development tools to macOS and Linux with Azure Data Studio. But how do you safely make changes your relational database at the speed of DevOps with all this cool technology?

In this fast-paced, demo-filled session, Brian will show how to use the GitHub Cloud to version control your SQL Server database, make changes using Azure Data Studio, and deploy those changes using GitHub Actions.

You will learn:

  • What is the state of SQL Server for developers
  • How to employ DevOps practices with your SQL Server databases
  • How to work with self-host local, Docker, and cloud deployments