SQL Server: Connecting to database
For SQL Server, there are 2 kinds of connections available, one internal and one external. The internal connection is used for websites hosted in the same network as the database, and the external connection is used for external management tools, like SQL Server Management Studio.
After the database has been created you can check out the connection information on the Database tab:
Connecting via Management Studio
To connect to your SQL Server database using Management Studio, use the External Host information, the user & password and click on Connect: