New Open Source Sync Framework to Connect any Device to SQL Server and SQL Azure
Microsoft brings a new Sync Framework (version 4) to synchronize data with either SQL Server (on-premise) or SQL Azure (cloud) to the world of mobility. The new Sync Framework Toolkit builds on the Sync Framework 2.1’s ability to create disconnected apps. However, the new one supports all Microsoft platforms (Silverlight, WP7, WM, Windows Embedded Handheld and Slates) as well as non-Microsoft platforms (iOS, Android, Blackberry and HTML5 browsers. And what is the secret behind the new Sync Framework and its main advantages? Find yourselves in Rob Tiffany’s post here.