I need to move my Sql Server data from the existing Azure data disk to a new one. When I try and copy the existing files from the 'old' Disk over to the 'new' Disk it says it will take about 10 1/2 hours. URGH. That seriously hurts.
Yep - the picture does say that the total of these files is
This is related to a previous question I had/have about VM's + disks ... so the destination disk (in this case) is a 2x 1TB attached disk which is dynamic + disk spanned == 1x 2TB disk.
Info on the two attached disks (which are spanned as one):
Both are the same as that.
Are there any other tricks I can try and leverage to increase performance for this copy?
- The VM above is a
(classic) Standard A4 (8 Cores, 14 GiB memory)
- I'm also hoping to do the same on another VM which is a
(classic) Standard D13 (8 Cores, 56 GiB memory).
Also trying to use Premium SSD but I can't :/
Here's an example of trying to create a Standard SSD (hint: there is no option):