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Deploy bacpac With Active Geo Replication

This post will show you how to use an ARM template to deploy a data application as a .bacpac file and to enable active geo replication to a second region.  This is a follow-on from the previous post, Deploy bacpac to Azure SQL Database Using ARM.  Background As our team has traveled around the world… Read more

Adventure Works for Azure SQL Database

This post will show how to create the Adventure Works sample in an Azure SQL Database using the new Azure portal. Background Every once in awhile, I will need a sample database to test something out.  Such was the case today, I wanted to use the Adventure Works database sample in Azure SQL Database.  However,… Read more

Access Services 2013 Setup for an On-Premises Installation

This blog post will show you how to configure Access Services 2013 to use in your own environment.  Overview Back in August 2012, when SharePoint 2013 was just in Beta 2 phase and not yet released, I wrote a blog post on Configuring Access Services 2013 on Premises.  That blog post was accurate at the… Read more