SQL Server Data Services (SSDS) is a robust, scale-free data service that internally uses proven SQL Server technology and exposes its functionality over industry standard Web service interfaces.

In the July 2008 issue of MSDN Magazine, David Robinson introduces you to the basics of developing a data solution around SSDS, mapping out the data model employed by SSDS, then diving into the development details by showing you how to build a simple online classified ads system.

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