Microsoft SQL Server Compact 3.5 supports three methods of connecting to and exchanging data with a SQL Server database: remote data access (RDA), merge replication, and Sync Services.
Describes the options to connect SQL Server Compact 3.5 to SQL Server, and security and optimization features.
Describes merge replication.
Describes a new synchronization technology for SQL Server Compact 3.5.
Outlines key features of available synchronization technologies in SQL Server Compact 3.5.
Compares the features of merge replication and RDA.
Provides information about configuring security while connecting SQL Server Compact 3.5 with SQL Server.
Provides details about how to implement RDA in an application.
Describes merge replication functionality in SQL Server Compact 3.5 and provides implementation details for an application.