SQL Azure


It’s time to move on with SQL Azure platform. Microsoft has come-up with the new technology call “SQL Azure” a cloud based relational database service which is hosted database service provided by MICROSOFT at their own data centers. Storing relational data locally has extra overhead on buying, maintain the servers; it includes High Availability, and Fault Tolerance etc. SQL Azure is built on three key tenets: manageability, scalability, and developer agility and also provides the High Availability, and Fault Tolerance. The most important thing about SQL Azure is it supports T-SQL.

Microsoft has also provided the Training Kit to get familiar with SQL Azure technology.

http://view.atdmt.com/action/mrtyou_FY10AzureDownloadthetrainingkitSecondar_1

For further reading…

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsazure/sqlazure/

http://dotnetslackers.com/articles/sql/Introduction-to-SQL-Azure.aspx

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