Inside SQL Azure: Microsoft TechNet Wiki

Interested in how SQL Azure works on the inside? Microsoft's SQL Azure team has published a white paper in the wiki section of TechNet called "Inside SQL Azure," that examines the internals of the SQL Azure databases, and how they're managed in the Microsoft Data Centers, to provide you high availability and immediate scalability in […]

Interested in how SQL Azure works on the inside? Microsoft's SQL Azure team has published a white paper in the wiki section of TechNet called "Inside SQL Azure," that examines the internals of the SQL Azure databases, and how they're managed in the Microsoft Data Centers, to provide you high availability and immediate scalability in a familiar SQL Server development environment.

"With SQL Azure, you can create SQL Server databases in the cloud. Using SQL Azure, you can provision and deploy your relational databases and your database solutions to the cloud, without the startup cost, administrative overhead, and physical resource management required by on-premises databases."