This unit explains the Windows Azure Hosted Application Design Pattern and associated development patterns. It also explains the SharePoint 2010 Sandbox Solutions and challenges associated with it.
SharePoint 2010 and Azure: Azure Hosted Application Design Pattern
In this lab you will learn how to create a SQL Azure database as well as populate it with a schema and some sample data, and how to easily create a Web Role that displays the contents from a hosted SQL Azure database. Finally you will learn how to create a Sandboxed Web Part to Surface Azure Web Role.