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Azure Cosmos DB

A fully-managed, globally distributed NoSQL database service
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What is Azure Cosmos DB?

Azure DocumentDB is a fully managed NoSQL database service built for fast and predictable performance, high availability, elastic scaling, global distribution, and ease of development.
Azure Cosmos DB is a tool in the NoSQL Database as a Service category of a tech stack.

Who uses Azure Cosmos DB?

Companies
50 companies reportedly use Azure Cosmos DB in their tech stacks, including Microsoft, Durstexpress GmbH, and Jet.com.

Developers
215 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Azure Cosmos DB.

Azure Cosmos DB Integrations

JavaScript, Python, Node.js, Java, and MongoDB are some of the popular tools that integrate with Azure Cosmos DB. Here's a list of all 20 tools that integrate with Azure Cosmos DB.

Why developers like Azure Cosmos DB?

Here鈥檚 a list of reasons why companies and developers use Azure Cosmos DB
Private Decisions at about Azure Cosmos DB

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by members of with Azure Cosmos DB in their tech stack.

Daniel Kovacs
Daniel Kovacs
Agile Coach, Architect and Team Lead at Self-employed | 1 upvotes 11.5K views
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If you need a document-based database with geo-redundancy (imagine AU-HU distance), this is the way to go. Azure Cosmos DB

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Need thoughts of which services to use either Amazon DynamoDB or Azure Cosmos DB. I'm more interested in performance comparision between these tools

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Public Decisions about Azure Cosmos DB

Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Azure Cosmos DB in their tech stack.

Daniel Kovacs
Daniel Kovacs
Agile Coach, Architect and Team Lead at Self-employed | 1 upvotes 11.5K views
Shared insights
on
Azure Cosmos DBAzure Cosmos DB

If you need a document-based database with geo-redundancy (imagine AU-HU distance), this is the way to go. Azure Cosmos DB

See more

Need thoughts of which services to use either Amazon DynamoDB or Azure Cosmos DB. I'm more interested in performance comparision between these tools

See more

Azure Cosmos DB's Features

  • Fully managed with 99.99% Availability SLA
  • Elastically and highly scalable (both throughput and storage)
  • Predictable low latency: <10ms @ P99 reads and <15ms @ P99 fully-indexed writes
  • Globally distributed with multi-region replication
  • Rich SQL queries over schema-agnostic automatic indexing
  • JavaScript language integrated multi-record ACID transactions with snapshot isolation
  • Well-defined tunable consistency models: Strong, Bounded Staleness, Session, and Eventual

Azure Cosmos DB Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Azure Cosmos DB?
Azure SQL Database
It is the intelligent, scalable, cloud database service that provides the broadest SQL Server engine compatibility and up to a 212% return on investment. It is a database service that can quickly and efficiently scale to meet demand, is automatically highly available, and supports a variety of third party software.
MongoDB
MongoDB stores data in JSON-like documents that can vary in structure, offering a dynamic, flexible schema. MongoDB was also designed for high availability and scalability, with built-in replication and auto-sharding.
MongoDB Atlas
MongoDB Atlas is a global cloud database service built and run by the team behind MongoDB. Enjoy the flexibility and scalability of a document database, with the ease and automation of a fully managed service on your preferred cloud.
Neo4j
Neo4j stores data in nodes connected by directed, typed relationships with properties on both, also known as a Property Graph. It is a high performance graph store with all the features expected of a mature and robust database, like a friendly query language and ACID transactions.
MySQL
The MySQL software delivers a very fast, multi-threaded, multi-user, and robust SQL (Structured Query Language) database server. MySQL Server is intended for mission-critical, heavy-load production systems as well as for embedding into mass-deployed software.
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Azure Cosmos DB's Followers
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