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Webcast: Building Silverlight and Windows Phone Applications that Consume SQL Azure

This one hour video will teach you a great deal in a short time, covering a wide range of topics and technologies. Here’re a few of the technologies covered: SQL Azure, Windows Phone 7, ADO.NET Entity Framework, and Silverlight. Along the way, a lot of powerful tools are demonstrated Visual Studio 2010, SQL Server 2008 R2, Windows Phone Developer Toolkit, SQL Azure Migration Wizard.

“This screencast starts with the creation of a Silverlight app consuming an on-premise SQL Server instance using the ADO.NET Entity Framework.

Next, a double migration takes place. First, we migrate the on-premise database to SQL Azure using SQL Migration Wizard. Next, we take Silverlight app and port it to WP7. By the end of the demo we’ve a WinP7 app consuming data from the cloud, specifically SQL Azure,” explains Emily Gibson.