SQL Data Sync Service Blog

New service update available for SQL Data Sync!

While it has been 3+ years since we last announced an update to SQL Data Sync service, we have been...

Author: Shirley Wang [SQL] Date: 05/28/2015

SQL Data Sync Preview December Service Update Is Now Live!

Many of you have asked us when SQL Data Sync would be made available as part of the Windows Azure...

Author: Shirley Wang [SQL] Date: 12/23/2012

SQL Data Sync now available in the East and West US Data Centers!

We are excited to announce that we have just completed the deployment of SQL Data Sync into the East...

Author: Han, MSFT Date: 10/30/2012

Where in the world is SQL Data Sync?

During this past weekend, the new Windows Azure portal was officially released. Windows Azure...

Author: Han, MSFT Date: 10/28/2012

SQL Data Sync Preview October Service Update Is Now Live!

We have just released the October service update for SQL Data Sync Preview. In this update, users...

Author: Han, MSFT Date: 10/18/2012

The most recent Service Update for SQL Data Sync Preview is now live!

The most recent Service Update for SQL Data Sync Preview has been successfully released to...

Author: Han, MSFT Date: 08/13/2012

Lastest Client Agent Upgrade Notification

We plan to deploy the next Preview release (SU6) during the week of 8/13. For the release, there...

Author: Han, MSFT Date: 08/02/2012

SQL Data Sync SU5 has been released!

The latest Service Update 5 has just been released! SU5 delivers 2 major features designed to...

Author: Shirley Wang [SQL] Date: 06/06/2012

Client Agent Upgrade Notification

A new service update (SU5) for SQL Data Sync will be deployed from June 6 US PST to June 7 US PST. A...

Author: Han, MSFT Date: 05/31/2012

SQL Azure Data Sync Service Update 4 Now Live!

A new service update (SU4) for SQL Azure Data Sync service is now live! The most noteworthy new...

Author: Shirley Wang [SQL] Date: 04/06/2012

Info on Latest Data Sync Update

We updated the service again at the end of January. Details about that update, a summary of changes...

Author: Mark Scurrell - MSFT Date: 02/15/2012

SQL Azure Data Sync Service Update

Thanks for trying out our Preview version and sending us suggestions and feedback. We released a...

Author: Mark Scurrell - MSFT Date: 11/20/2011

More SQL Azure Data Sync Webcasts on Channel 9

A quick note to let you know that there are two more webcasts posted on Channel 9! We've also...

Author: Mark Scurrell - MSFT Date: 11/19/2011

SQL Azure Data Sync Webcast Overview

I've just posted the first in a series of webcasts for SQL Azure Data Sync over on Channel 9 here....

Author: Mark Scurrell - MSFT Date: 10/28/2011

SQL Azure Data Sync Preview is now available

We are pleased to announce the availability of SQL Azure Data Sync Preview. The Preview does not...

Author: Russ Herman (MSFT) Date: 10/13/2011

Sync Framework Toolkit now available for download

The Sync Framework Toolkit extends the Sync Framework capabilities for building offline...

Author: Sreedhar Pelluru-MSFT Date: 09/09/2011

SQL Azure Data Sync Update

It’s been a while since we announced SQL Azure Data Sync CTP2 and I wanted to provide an...

Author: liamca Date: 03/08/2011

Synchronization Services for ADO .NET for Devices: Improving performance by skipping tables that don’t need synchronization

Performance is an important factor when you synchronize databases that consist of large number of...

Author: Sreedhar Pelluru-MSFT Date: 03/02/2011

Clarifying Sync Framework and SQL Server Compact Compatibility

http://j.mp/hpmQ4c Sync Framework and SQL Server Compact install with several versions of Visual...

Author: LarenC_MSFT Date: 12/16/2010

Sync Framework Tips and Troubleshooting on TechNet Wiki

http://j.mp/f1TQLi I've started an article on the Technet Wiki that collects usage tips and...

Author: LarenC_MSFT Date: 12/01/2010

Sync Framework 4.0 October 2010 CTP Refreshed on 11/16

We just refreshed the Sync Framework 4.0 CTP bits to add the following two features: Tooling Wizard...

Author: Sreedhar Pelluru-MSFT Date: 11/16/2010

Updated Sync Framework 4.0 CTP Documentation

The Sync Framework 4.0 CTP documentation on MSDN library...

Author: Sreedhar Pelluru-MSFT Date: 11/15/2010

Announcing SQL Azure Data Sync CTP2

Earlier this week I mentioned that we will have one additional sync session at PDC that would open...

Author: liamca Date: 10/28/2010

Announcing Sync Framework 4.0 October 2010 CTP

We are extremely happy to announce the availability of Sync Framework 4.0 October 2010 CTP. To learn...

Author: Sreedhar Pelluru-MSFT Date: 10/27/2010

Improved Sync Framework 2.1 Documentation Released

http://j.mp/9eWpJq We have improved the Sync Framework 2.1 documentation. This update includes new...

Author: LarenC_MSFT Date: 10/22/2010

PDC Conference Sessions

The Professional Developer Conference (PDC) is fast approaching and I wanted to point you to a few...

Author: liamca Date: 10/21/2010

Windows Azure Sync Service Sample Available for Download

The Windows Azure Sync Service Sample is a complete sample that shows you how to extend the reach of...

Author: LarenC_MSFT Date: 10/07/2010

How to Sync Large SQL Server Databases to SQL Azure

Over the past few days I have seen a number of posts from people who have been looking to...

Author: liamca Date: 09/24/2010

Extending SQL Azure data to SQL Compact using Sync Framework 2.1

I have just posted a webcast entitled "Extending SQL Azure data to SQL Compact using Sync Framework...

Author: liamca Date: 09/13/2010

SQL Server to SQL Azure Synchronization using Sync Framework 2.1

I have just posted a webcast to Channel 9 that shows you how to extend the capabilities of SQL Azure...

Author: liamca Date: 08/31/2010

Sync Framework 2.1 Available for Download

Sync Framework 2.1 is available for download. Sync Framework 2.1 includes all the great...

Author: LarenC_MSFT Date: 08/18/2010

Try SQL Azure Data Sync Service with a Free SQL Azure Database

Although the SQL Azure Data Sync Service is currently free, it does require you to have at least two...

Author: liamca Date: 08/09/2010

Data Sync Service - Registration

Today we have opened up access to the Data Sync Service for SQL Azure CTP to all users. Previously,...

Author: liamca Date: 07/22/2010

Using Project "Houston" to help with SQL Azure Data Sync Management

Today the SQL Azure team released CTP1 of Microsoft® Project Code-Named “Houston” on...

Author: liamca Date: 07/21/2010

Introduction to Data Sync Service for SQL Azure

Just a quick update to let you know of a new blog post Wayne Berry of the SQL Azure team created for...

Author: liamca Date: 07/06/2010

Introducing Data Sync Service for SQL Azure

I am extremely happy to announce the public preview of our new Data Sync Service for SQL Azure. For...

Author: liamca Date: 06/07/2010

TechEd North America 2010

Just a quick post to let you know that a few of the engineers and I will be attending TechEd North...

Author: liamca Date: 06/02/2010

Sync Framework 1.0 SP1 Available for Download

Go here to download: http://bit.ly/9zXmWN. For those of you using Sync Framework 1.0, we've just...

Author: LarenC_MSFT Date: 04/13/2010

SyncToy - PC Magazine Best Free Software of 2010

I was pleased this morning to read that SyncToy 2.1 made it to PC Magazine list of "Best Free...

Author: liamca Date: 03/31/2010

Initiating Sync to SQL Azure using SQL

For those of you who have tried SQL Azure Data Sync you likely know that the way that we execute...

Author: liamca Date: 03/25/2010

Webcast - Building Offline Web Apps Using Microsoft Sync Framework

This week a number of the people from our team are at the MIX conference in Las Vegas. Yesterday,...

Author: liamca Date: 03/16/2010

My Great Sync Idea

We have created a new website to allow you to submit and vote on ideas for new sync features as they...

Author: liamca Date: 03/11/2010

Organize Yourself at MIX10 Using MIX10 Session Planner (Beta)

Attending MIX10? Use MIX10 Session Planner (Beta) (http://live.visitmix.com/syncclient) to browse...

Author: LarenC_MSFT Date: 03/01/2010

Sending Email Notifications Using SQL Azure Data Sync

I love to see when users take the products we have created and add extensions to it to suit their...

Author: liamca Date: 01/28/2010

How to Synchronize from SQL Azure to SQL Server using Visual Basic

When we introduced SQL Azure Data Sync, one of the primary goals was to reduce the complexity of...

Author: liamca Date: 01/25/2010

New Case Study – GoGrid and Blue Star Infotech

We recently added a new case study of a solution built by GoGrid on the Windows Azure platform to...

Author: liamca Date: 01/20/2010

Video - How Do I: Integrate an Existing Application With SQL Azure?

Hilton Giesenow has created a short video webcast that demonstrates how to take an on-premises...

Author: liamca Date: 01/18/2010

Using the Sync Framework from PowerShell

I wanted to point you to a great blog post that Steven Murawski wrote on how to use PowerShell along...

Author: liamca Date: 01/12/2010

New Code Sample: Database Sync - SQL Server and SQL Server Express

With the recent release of Sync Framework 2.0, we have added the ability to target SQL Express on...

Author: LarenC_MSFT Date: 01/05/2010

New Release: Database Sync - Oracle and SQL Compact

http://bit.ly/5uVf2Y Openness is an important aspect of the Sync Framework and one of our jobs is to...

Author: John Mulhausen Date: 01/04/2010

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