In this MSDN magazine article, Joseph Fultz provides some guidelines for deciding which storage mechanism to use in the cloud, evaluating the needs of the solution and the solution team against the features and the constraints for both Windows Azure Table Storage and SQL Azure.

Read Joseph’s article here.

Joseph Fultz is an architect at the Microsoft Technology Center in Dallas, where he works with both enterprise customers and ISVs designing and prototyping software solutions to meet business and market demands. He has spoken at events such as Tech·Ed and similar internal training events.