Azure Cosmos DB Blog

The latest news, updates and technical insights from the Azure Cosmos DB team

Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK v4 – New Java SDK Quickstart Guide and Sample Code!
Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK v4 – New Java SDK Quickstart Guide and Sample Code!
The Azure Cosmos DB Java SDK for SQL API (hereafter “Java SDK”) provides support for Java applications with Azure Cosmos DB. Java SDK 4.0 General Availability is coming soon! To help customers prepare for this and take advantage of all the new great features, I'll be writing a series of blog posts around this as well as including ...
Build apps for free with Azure Cosmos DB Free Tier
Build apps for free with Azure Cosmos DB Free Tier
With the new Azure Cosmos DB Free Tier, you’ll get the first 400 RU/s throughput and 5 GB storage in your account for free each month, for the lifetime of the account. That means that you can start small and grow with confidence, knowing your app will be running on a high-performance database service.
Migrating Relational Data into Azure Cosmos DB using Azure Data Factory and Azure Databricks
Migrating Relational Data into Azure Cosmos DB using Azure Data Factory and Azure Databricks
Organizations migrating relational data to Azure Cosmos DB meet different challenges, from moving large amounts of data, to performing the transformations required to properly store the data in a format that will provide the performance required. The first step on this type of migrations is to come up with the non-relational model that will ...
Announcing: Change Feed support for Azure Cosmos DB’s Cassandra API
Announcing: Change Feed support for Azure Cosmos DB’s Cassandra API
Azure Cosmos DB now has GA support for Change Feed for its Cassandra API. This now allows users of Azure Cosmos DB's Cassandra API to get the same great advantages of using Change Feed as enjoyed by users of SQL (Core) API and MongoDB API. What is Change Feed? Azure Cosmos DB's Change Feed is a persistent log of documents within a container...
Azure Cosmos DB’s API for MongoDB now supports server version 3.6
Azure Cosmos DB’s API for MongoDB now supports server version 3.6
What is Azure Cosmos DB? Azure Cosmos DB is a globally distributed, multi-model database service that enables you to read and write data from any Azure region. It offers turnkey global distribution,guarantees single-digit millisecond latency at the 99th percentile, 99.999 percent high availability, with elastic scaling of throughput and ...
What’s new in Azure Cosmos DB: November 2019
What’s new in Azure Cosmos DB: November 2019
Azure Cosmos DB is Microsoft’s globally distributed, multi-model database service. It offers turn-key global distribution, guarantees single-digit millisecond latency at the 99th percentile, 99.999 percent high availability, and elastic scaling of throughput and storage. For Ignite 2019, we’re excited to announce tons of new ...