Amazon RDS vs. SQL Azure

As of May 2019, Amazon RDS is ranked 3rd in Database as a Service vs SQL Azure which is ranked 2nd in Database as a Service with 1 review. The top reviewer of SQL Azure writes "Provides memory-optimized tables, elastic scale, and portal management tools. ". Amazon RDS is most compared with SQL Azure, Google Cloud SQL and Oracle Database as a Service. SQL Azure is most compared with Amazon RDS, Oracle Database as a Service and Google Cloud SQL.
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3rd
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4,123
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Reviews
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Avg. Rating
7.5
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Comparisons
2,131
Reviews
2
Average Words per Review
937
Avg. Rating
9.0
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Overview

Amazon Relational Database Service (Amazon RDS) is a web service that makes it easier to set up, operate, and scale a relational database in the cloud. It provides cost-efficient, resizeable capacity for an industry-standard relational database and manages common database administration tasks.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database is a relational database-as-a-service that delivers predictable performance, scalability, business continuity, data protection, and near-zero administration to cloud developers and solution architects. This is the deep technical library for Azure SQL Database.
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