Tag Archives: Cloud Computing

Using Windows Azure Marketplace Data with SSIS

In this blog post I will describe using Microsoft Windows Azure Marketplace Data and SSIS. The Azure Marketplace allows one to buy and sell Software-as-a-Service applications and datasets. Most of the services are available for a subscription fee, but there … Continue reading

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Newer data types not supported in SQL Azure.

Some of the newer data types introduced in SQL 2008 are not supported in the SQL Azure CTP (http://bit.ly/ti7mZ). More specifically hierarchyid and spacial data types. For me that’s not a big deal because I have only tinkered with these … Continue reading

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