This week on Data Exposed, Scott welcomes back an old friend, Liam Cavanagh, Senior Program Manager for Azure Search, to discuss some of the new features added to Azure Search as well as look at how to keep an Azure SQL Database in sync with Azure Search, enabling you to provide near-real time updates to… Read More


Drupal 7 provides great support for SQL Server as a backend and there are a lot of reasons why you’ll like this combination. This webcast starts by showing you how to install a Drupal 7 web site with a SQL Server Express backend in a few clicks with WebPi and then discusses?how to create and… Read More


In this week’s episode of Data Exposed Scott welcomes back Tony Petrossian, Group Program Manager for business continuity in Azure SQL Database, who introduces us to the preview release of Azure SQL Database. This NextGen release introduces near-complete SQL Server compatibility and better performance for Premium tiers as well as easier management of large databases,… Read More


This week’s episode of Data Exposed Scott welcomes Joachim Hammer,?Principle Program Manager?at Microsoft on the SQL Server team. Today, Joachim introduces us to a new feature just released to Azure SQL Database called Row Level Security?(RLS).?RLS is feature that enables fine-grained control over rows in a table, allowing? you control over which users can access… Read More


If you are not familiar with SQLBits (http://sqlbits.com/), you are missing out on the best and largest?SQL Server conference in Europe. Located in the UK, SQLBits is THE place to be in Europe?to learn about SQL Server and mingle with many of the SQL Server MPVs and world-renowned speakers. This year, Data Exposed was invited… Read More