Installing the database for an Azure project

After you have deployed your Azure project to the cloud, continue to installing the database. The Windows Azure project can use any type of SQL database, hosted either on a standard SQL Server or in the cloud. This topic describes the installation on an SQL Azure server.

Installing a database on an Azure SQL server

To install the database on an Azure SQL server, use the system to generate the connection string, paste the connection string as a value to your cloud service and let the system install the database.

Generating the connection string

  1. Access the website of your deployed Azure project.
    • You can find the URL if you choose Cloud services -> select your service -> Dashboard under Site URL.

    Locating the URL of the Azure project

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Installing and deploying Kentico on Windows Azure
  1. Preparing the cloud environment
  2. Installing an Azure project
  3. Configuring an Azure project
  4. Deploying an Azure project
  5. Installing the database for an Azure project

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