Today Microsoft is releasing to web an important update to the SSMA (SQL Server Migration Assistant) family of products which includes support for both Access and MySQL.  This release makes it possible to move data directly and easily from local Microsoft Access databases or MySQL databases into SQL Azure and  realize the benefits of cloud computing.

Information about this release and how SSMA toolkits help tackle the complex manual process customers deal with when migrating databases, go to the SSMA Team Blog.