Tag: Azure Cosmos DB


Azure Cosmos DB Partitioning

One of the most important design decisions that must be made when planning deployment of Azure Cosmos DB involves logical partitioning of data that will populate target collections, graphs, or tables. Selecting the optimal partitioning model has both performance and pricing implications. In this article, we will explore the rationale behind these implications and review …


Azure Cosmos DB Consistency Levels

The majority of traditional database management systems are responsible for making sure that any changes to their data are consistently reflected in the results of subsequent queries. This behavior exemplifies strong consistency, which implies that multiple, concurrent processes will always have the same view of database content. While such assurances are frequently desirable, they involve …