To the Cloud with SQL Server Data Tools

In this session we will provide an overview of how the SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) can be leveraged as a cloud development and migration tool. Learn how easy it is to deploy an on-premise database to the cloud using SSDT and get insight into best practices and compatibility issues when migrating from on-prem to SQL Azure. We will also cover how SSDT integrates with the SQL Azure Management Portal, Import/Export service, SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) by leveraging the DACPAC schema format.
Presented by Gert Drapers at SQLBits X
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    Gert Drapers is the Principal Group Program Manager for Project Juneau, the next version of SQL Server developer tooling shipping as part of SQL Server “Denali”. Gert's history with SQL Server dates all the way back to 1988. In 1996 he joined the SQL Server 7.0 engine team as a developer and since then has worked in many different roles, on many different things directly or indirectly related to SQL Server. Most prominent contributions are: SQL Query Analyzer, SQL Agent, SMO, DTS, System.Transactions, MS-DTC and XPSMTP.  In July of 2005 Gert started the “DataDude” project which led to the creating of Visual Studio Team System Database Edition, from there on it is all history…
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