SQL Azure arrives in Brazil4th June 2014
The Azure service frst became available in the US, and has covered Northern Europe for several years (this is the area that we use with UK clients, having a Dublin datacentre). There are nodes across Europe, Asia, Australia – and this month’s announcement is the addition of their Brazil South region. Good timing for football fans
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