Dustin Dorsey is currently the Director of Data Management at Lifepoint Health, one of the largest healthcare providers in the US. He has been working with SQL Server for well over a decade in the healthcare industry in many different aspects including administration, development and analytics. During this time, Dustin has gained a keen interest and specialization in cost management around the data platform both on-prem and in the cloud that he has used to provide significant savings for organizations he has worked with.He loves sharing things he has learned so in his spare time, he enjoys regularly speaking at conferences and community events, as well as, blogging about things he has learned. He also co-leads his local user group and serves as a co-organizer for SQLSaturday Nashville.


Learn what the Database Experimentation Advisor is and how you can start using it to baseline performance from a target and source server when new changes are introduced.
Learn the tools and techniques you can use to create governance and insights around your Azure spend
The session takes you through the most critical considerations for moving your on-premise data and databases into the Azure cloud, with a focus on the steps leading to the migration and immediately afterwards.