TechEd 2011 Highlights: Highlighted Articles on TechEd 2011

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] TechEd wound to a close last Friday.  Our engineering leaders put together some great demos and presentations that help developers take advantage of cloud data with SQL Azure, as well as preview what’s coming next on the roadmap. The blogosphere has been very active with articles…


TechEd 2011: From Servers to Services: On-Premise and in the Cloud

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] Norm Judah, Chief Technology Officer for Microsoft Services, presented a Foundational Session at TechEd detailing examples of what is possible in the cloud this past week.  The session covered four demos on 1) building a private cloud, 2) event based applications, 3) looking at SharePoint as…


TechEd 2011: The Data and BI Platform for Today and Tomorrow

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] Quentin Clark, Vice President for SQL Server, delivered a session after the TechEd keynote yesterday about the future of SQL Server for data and BI and moving towards the cloud in the upcoming “Denali” release.  There was a great demo by Roger Doherty that illustrates how…


SQL Azure May 2011 Update

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] Announced earlier today at TechEd, there are several key updates to the SQL Azure service that I wanted to share with you.  Zane Adam covered these at a high level on his blog this morning as well as talking about improvements in AppFabric.  The theme of…


SQL Azure And Data Services at TechEd 2011: What’s Coming This Week.

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] TechEd is this week!  As I wrote in my post on Friday, TechEd is May 16-19 in Atlanta.  Unfortunately I am not there, I was at InterOp earlier this week in Vegas (I’ll send a recap of that in the next few days) and I’ll be…


TechEd 2011 – What To See, Where To Go For Cloud Data Services

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] TechEd is next week!  May 16-19 to be exact, in Atlanta.  Unfortunately I won’t be there – I was at InterOp earlier this week in Vegas (I’ll send a recap of that in the next few days) and I’ll be sitting this one out to catch…


TechEd New Zealand 2010

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] David Robinson will be in New Zealand this month for TechEd New Zealand 2010. If you are interested in SQL Azure make sure to attend his presentations. COS209 Migrating Applications to Microsoft SQL Azure Are you looking to migrate your on-premise applications and database from MySql…


TechEd Austrialia 2010

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] David Robinson will be in Australia and New Zealand this month for TechEd Austrialia 2010 and TechEd New Zealand 2010. If you are interested in SQL Azure make sure to attend his presentations. Australia DAT209 Migrating Applications to Microsoft SQL Azure Are you looking to migrate…


Video: Building Engaging Apps with Data Using Microsoft Codename “Dallas”

[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.] Microsoft Codename “Dallas” enables developers to consume premium commercial and public domain data to power consumer and business apps on any platform or device. You can provide relevant data to inform business decisions, create visualizations to discover patterns, and increase user engagement with datasets from finance…