Storing Data in the Cloud is easy!
If you are already developing applications, it is a simple step to use data in and from the cloud. Learn how to set up data in the cloud and use it within an application. Start by learning how to set up a trial account with Microsoft's Windows Azure. Then see how to how to create a data source on the cloud, followed by illustrations showing how to access that data.
We start with a presentation that you can follow. Simply replicate the example shown in the presentation, you'll be eligible for a badge!. If you are creative with your data, then you might also be awarded a gift card. Create a new data store with your own data and you increase your chances to be awarded. Create an app or site (even a simple one) around your data store and you might even be awarded a Windows 8 tablet.You can learn about the Activities that can get you awarded badges, gift cards, and possibly a tablet on our Azure Activities Page:
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Awards include badges, gift cards, and even a couple of Windows 8 Tablets!