[This article was contributed by the SQL Azure team.]
Microsoft Codename “Dallas” CTP3 is now live in production at www.sqlazureservices.com! CTP 3 brings with it a number of improvements, rounding out the Dallas experience and making it easier to develop applications using data from Dallas subscriptions; including highly-requested new features such as:
- Basic Authentication to authenticate users of Dallas data offerings
- Flexible querying of OData content, as announced earlier this year at Mix – beyond simple web services!
- Support for Add Service Reference in Visual Studio
- New content providers and data