Collaboration Scenarios

This section of the documentation includes content for peer-to-peer synchronization scenarios. For more information, see Overview and Scenarios.

In This Section

Overview of Collaborative Synchronization

Provides a high-level description of the Sync Framework database synchronization API and how it compares to other Microsoft synchronization technologies, and suggests how to approach the topics in the Sync Framework documentation.

Architecture and Classes for Collaborative Synchronization

Describes how Sync Framework can be used in peer-to-peer applications; and describes the major classes that are available in the API.

How to: Configure and Execute Collaborative Synchronization (SQL Server)

Describes how to use SqlSyncProvider and SqlCeSyncProvider to synchronize SQL Server and SQL Server Compact databases.

Synchronizing Other ADO.NET Compatible Databases

Describes how to use DbSyncProvider and SqlCeSyncProvider to synchronize other databases with SQL Server Compact databases.

Microsoft.Synchronization, Microsoft.Synchronization.Data, Microsoft.Synchronization.Data.SqlServer and Microsoft.Synchronization.Data.SqlServerCe

Provides a complete reference to the Sync Framework API for peer-to-peer database synchronization. This reference covers public types and members in Microsoft.Synchronization.dll, Microsoft.Synchronization.Data.dll, Microsoft.Synchronization.Data.SqlServer.dll and Microsoft.Synchronization.Data.SqlServerCe.dll.

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