A Lap Around SQL Azure
As the Cloud becomes more used, Microsoft has introduced a way to place your SQL databases on the cloud...enter SQL Azure. This presentation will begin with an overview of SQL Azure, then will cover SQL Azure Federation which provides scale out functionality, and SQL Azure Reporting including how to deploy reports to SQL Azure.
Scott Klein, a Microsoft SQL Azure MVP, has been working with SQL Server for nearly 20 years, working with companies large and small all over the United States. Scott is also a veteran author having written a number of books including Professional SQL Server XML, Professional LINQ, Pro ADO.NET Entity Framework 4.0, and the recently released Pro SQL Azure. Scott is President of the South Florida SQL Server Users Group and the newly formed SQL Azure PASS Virtual Chapter. He speaks frequently at SQL Saturday events and user groups, including several in Europe.