Working with Database Projects in a Team Environment

You manage database change through the combination of the three technologies:

  • an offline representation of the database (the database project)


  • a version control system, such as Visual SourceSafe 

— or —

  • the version control features of Visual Studio Team Foundation Server.

By integrating these technologies, you can treat your database just like you treat the other files that make up your application. The topics in this section cover the integration between the database project and version control and how you can use them to manage change to your database.

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