Understanding SQL Azure
This presentation will take a detailed look at Microsoft SQL Azure, one of the components of the Microsoft SQL Azure platform. We'll look at how SQL lives in the cloud what the differences are between on-premises SQL Server and SQL Azure, as well as strategies for migrating a database from SQL Server 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.