In my preceding post I talked about the Windows Azure Customer Advisory Team ("CAT")'s framework for handling transient connections in SQL Azure client connections.
This framework has 3 components to it:
Two points that might not have been clear from my post:
To me it looks like this framework, or something similar, ought to be pulled into the .Net Framework. I have no knowledge of any plans in this regards (and even if I knew, I likely couldn't tell you), but it seems like a pretty logical thing to do.
I should probably add the usual disclaimer about these blog posts representing my own opinions and not those of my employer, unless otherwise explicitly stated, so consider it done!