New sample shows how to build multi-tenant apps with Federations in SQL Azure

Nice fresh sample from Full Scale180’s guys called Cloud Ninja. “The Cloud Ninja – SQL Azure Federations Project is a sample demonstrating the use of SQL Azure Federations in creating multi-tenant solutions. SQL Azure Federations can be a useful tool for migrating existing single tenant solutions to multi-tenant cloud solutions, as well as building new…


TechEd 2011 (Video) – Introducing SQL Azure Federations: Big data and Big Scale…

Here is the session I did this week at Atlanta on SQL Azure Federations. SQL Azure Federations: Big Data, Big Scale… SQL Azure provides an information platform that you can easily provision, configure and use to power your cloud applications. In this session we explore the patterns and practices that help you develop and deploy…


SQL Azure Federations: Robust Connectivity Model for Federated Data

In this post I wanted to focus on connectivity enhancements that come with SQL Azure Federations. SQL Azure Federation comes with a special FILTERING connection option that makes is safe to work with federated data and is critical for the fully-available-repartitioning component of federations. We’ll take an in depth look at this and build towards…