Mike’s New Provisioning Client Example Web App thread of July 4, 2008 in the SQL Server Data Services (SSDS) - Getting Started forum includes a link to the SSDS Provisioning Client Web service that lets you manage authorities, containers, and entities.
For those of you without an SSDS beta account, here’s a retouched screen capture of Firefox 3 showing the Manage Containers page listing the containers created by my SSDSNwindEntitiesCS.sln sample project with the Container per Entity checkbox marked:
And here’s a capture of the first Customers entity:
If you have an SSDS beta account click here to log in and test-drive the service. You can download the source code from Mike’s site. (He promises to post in to CodePlex shortly.)
Note: It was my understanding that beta users would only be provisioned a single authority, but I was able to create another with Mike’s service. (My demo app assumes an existing authority, so his services is a good way to create one.)