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According to this page on MSDN the sql language used on Sql Azure is called transact-sql (the same as on sql server). But is this the only way to refer to programming on Sql Azure?

The Sql Azure variant of transact-sql doesn't support a bunch of features including global temporary tables, distributed queries and system tables; and has partial support for other areas.

So is calling it transact-sql appropriate and does anyone know if another name has taken unofficial hold (azure-sql, a-sql ...)?

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As far as i know, is also called transact-sql. Is the same language, just with different features. But i also think they should give a different name like transact-azure or something like that. ;)

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