Hi Champs,

 

Today, in our weekly champ call we’ve talked about Windows Azure SQL Database. As you know Windows Azure SQL Database is a full featured relational database-as-a-service offering formerly known as SQL Azure.

In our call, we’ve talked about

  • Features of SQL Database
  • How to create a SQL Database server
  • Connection methods to SQL Database including SQL Server Management Studio, SQL Database Management Portal, Visual Studio
  • Database Editions : Web/Business
  • Pricing
  • How to connect from your applications (http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windowsazure/ee336282.aspx)
  • Backing up your SQL Database
  • Migrating your existing databases to SQL Database (DAC-FX, Generating Scripts)

 

I’ve uploaded recordings in our YouTube Channel, you can reach them at : http://www.youtube.com/user/umitsazure

MEA Windows Azure Champ Call #6 - Windows Azure SQL Database - 2 - 11/14/2012 1/2

MEA Windows Azure Champ Call #6 - Windows Azure SQL Database - 2 - 11/14/2012 2/2

Thanks,

 

Umit