Considerations When Building Database Schema with Federations in SQL Azure

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] Cihan Biyikoglu has written an interesting article on database schema when working with Federations. “With federations, you take parts of your schema and scale it out. With each federation in the root database, a subset of objects are scaled-out. You may create multiple federations because distribution…


SQL Azure Federations: Product Evaluation Program Now Open for Nominations!

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] Cihan Biyikoglu, Senior Program Manager of SQL Azure, has posted information on the Microsoft SQL Azure Federations Product Evaluation Program. Nominations for the Microsoft SQL Azure Federations Product Evaluation Program are now open. To learn more and discover how you can get involved, I encourage you…