This workshop enables participants to examine the objectives of modernising data platform and how it is appropriate for particular business requirements. Besides, they will consider each phase in the process of data platform modernisation and identify the tasks required at each phase, for example, the assessment and planning stage. This course will explain to the attendees the way of migrating to the three target platforms for SQL based workloads, and Azure SQL Database Managed Instances Azure SQL Databases and Azure Virtual Machines. Delegates will explore the benefits and drawbacks of each target platform and how to utilise them to comply with technical and business requirements for modern SQL workloads. The course will describe the changes that may need to be introduced to current SQL based applications to achieve the optimal use of Azure modern data platforms.