We can easily connect MS Azure SQL Database from our Node.js application. There is a package known as mssql.
So we need to run
$ npm mssql
In Azure, I have a database and table Employee. One important options we need to add while connecting SQL Azure is encrypt: yes. Also we don’t need to use port 1433 explicitly while providing connection string information.
Here is the simple code snippet on how to connect
The output would look like,