Distributed SQL Databases

One of the challenges that SQL Server, and many RDBMSes, face is scaling out. While SQL Server can grow to handle a large workload on one piece of hardware, eventually there reaches a point when a single machine cannot handle the workload. Microsoft is trying to handle this with some new tricks. We have the Hyperscale editions of Azure SQL Database and Big Data Clusters, on premise. I don’t know that either of these will end up...