Windows Azure SQL Database Marketplace
Today at the Professional Developers Conference, Microsoft announced our Community Technology Preview of Windows Azure. Windows Azure enables you to host your web applications in Microsoft data centers on a scalable and highly available software platform. Windows Azure is a comprehensive platform that we designed and built with developers in mind:
We are releasing Windows Azure technology in a staged way, exposing more and more new functionality over time. For instance, support for native code will be released in 2009.
Starting today, you sign up for access to the Windows Azure tech preview at http://www.azure.com. Please give it a try and let us know what you think!