Cosmos DB – a globally distributed database in many shapes

Cosmos DB – a globally distributed database in many shapes

M5

Azure, Data Professionals, High Availability, Level: 300, Sessioner2018

It is obvious that Microsoft keeps pushing Cosmos DB as The Way Forward when it comes to geo-distributed, highly performant, planet scale databases.

But what does fancy attributes like “globally distributed”, “well defined consistency models” and ”multi-model database system” mean in practice for architects and developers?

In this demo heavy session Cosmos DB will be thoroughly examined from the ground up, and you will be shown how you can start using the different functions like global distribution of data, automatic indexing, collection partitioning and the different API:s that it supports.