Create SQL database on Azure using PowerShell and access from on Premises Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio

SQL Azure is cloud database-as-a-service provided by Microsoft cloud. The best part is that the data is hosted and managed by Microsoft data centers. We can build our applications on premises and move our data to cloud. Azure SQL model provides: Elastic database pools – Allows you to provisioned 1000’s of database table as you need. Grow and shrink based on your requirement. Azure hosted database Pay for only what you use (no of plans available) Auto-scale Also enable Geo-replication for disaster recovery Reduces hardware cost and maintenance In this example, we… Read More

Resilient Systems with Polly.NET

General Probably most of the Web sites and Applications we use or visit today are of a distributed nature and running highly complex infrastructure and using sophisticated Software Design patterns for the Cloud along with factors that can lead to difficulties and failure. We can look out there for companies like Amazon, Netflix, Hulu, Facebook, to mention some, where they have invested Infrastructure and Software to deal with failure. We should not be strangers to the fact Systems will fail, that we should embrace and always be prepared for it. Distributed Systems… Read More