Here are few highlights from the announcement.
- Commercial availability at Professional Developers Conference 2009 in November’09.
- SQL Azure will be available later this summer as a cloud-based relational database platform built on SQL Server.
- Free until the release in November. Now is the time to go check out the free CTP.
Read the full post on Raj Ramabadran’s blog at http://rajramabadran.wordpress.com/2009/07/15/azure-commercial-availability-confirmed-business-model-announced-and-more/