Azure SQL Database – Row Level Security Walkthrough

According to De La Soul three is the Magic Number, so here's the third post on the new Azure SQL Database features released over the last couple of months. Previously I looked at Dynamic Data Masking and Auditing, both features that deliver Azure-specific functionality (or that rely on Azure features). This post will cover Row-Level … Continue reading Azure SQL Database – Row Level Security Walkthrough

Use Azure Management API SDK in an Entity Framework custom database initializer

A post over on Stack Overflow got me thinking about how you can override the default behaviour of the Entity Framework code first database initializer so that the tier of the database created is something other than the deprecated 'Web' tier. Here's one way to go about it. Required bits There are a few things … Continue reading Use Azure Management API SDK in an Entity Framework custom database initializer