White Paper: SQL Azure: Connection Management in SQL Azure
[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.]
There is a newly released white paper in the TechNet Wiki entitled: "SQL Azure: Connection Management in SQL Azure". SQL Azure provides a large-scale multi-tenant database service on shared resources. In order to provide a good experience to all SQL Azure customers, your connection to the service may be closed due to several conditions. The this whitepaper describes the reasons and thresholds that trigger connection-loss.