Azure Cosmos DB: Yes to NoSQL with the MongoDB-API
Azure Cosmos DB is Microsoft’s proprietary, globally distributed, multi-model database service for managing NoSQL data in the cloud. It supports a variety of well-known NoSQL database API´s. One of them is the MongoDB. It is one of the most popular NoSQL databases and offers the .NET developer some advantages over known SQL databases. The Azure and MongoDB expert Gregor Biswanger shows in his session, the most important basics about NoSQL and MongoDB, and how to use them with the Azure Cosmos DB.
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