Tag Archives: Database

SQL Azure and Entity Framework Connection Fault Handling

There’s a great blog posting by James Podgorski on the MSDN App Fabric Customer Advisory Team blog site, called SQL Azure and Entity Framework Connection Fault Handling. ¬†James provides some background, and then goes through three scenarios, with code samples, … Continue reading

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How to Find the Version of SQL Server that is Running?

My colleague Jason has posted a great entry (with a video) on how to determine what version(s?) of SQL Server you have running, at Find your Installed SQL Server Versions and¬†Instances. What’s especially nice about the posting is that it … Continue reading

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Entity Framework Feature CTP5: our MSDN Writing Starts

The latest Community Technology Preview (CTP5) has been released! Here are several posts about it from the ADO.Net team blog: EF Feature CTP5 Released! EF Feature CTP5: Code First Walkthrough EF Feature CTP5: Model & Database First with DbContext EF … Continue reading

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