Silverlight Samples for OData Over SQL Azure

I’ve just published a some code samples that show how to build a Silverlight client for the OData Service for SQL Azure, and how to build a service that validates Secure Web Tokens (SWTs) issued by AppFabric Access Control. For more information about the client, see my earlier post about Silverlight Clients and AppFabric Access…

1

Silverlight Clients and AppFabric Access Control

As described in my previous post, I’ve just finished building some Silverlight clients and a portal for the new OData service for SQL Azure using AppFabric Access Control (ACS). In the process, I ran into a few issues worth documenting. Hello, World! Before we get to harder problems, let’s make sure we have the basics…


A New Team, A New Mission

Just over a month ago, I moved from p&p to the Cloud Services Team (CST), which is part of the Business Platform Division (BPD) of the Server and Tools Business (STB), reporting to John Shewchuk. CST is responsible for SQL Azure, Windows Azure platform AppFabric, Microsoft Codename “Dallas”, and many other cloud platform technologies. It’s a talented…