Best Practices

CosmosDB

Availability and Best Practices on Cosmos DB .NET SDK

In this video, Mark sits down with Matias Quaranta. take a deep dive into the SDK on connectivity, understand how each connection mode works, which are the best practices to achieve higher availability, and how exactly the SDKs handle failover or regional outages.

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Big Data Data Databricks

Scale and Optimize Data Engineering Pipelines with Best Practices

Amidst rapidly changing conditions, many companies build ETL pipelines using ad-hoc strategy. However, this approach makes automated testing for data reliability almost impossible and leads to ineffective and time-consuming manual ETL monitoring. Software engineering decouples code dependency, enables automated testing, and powers engineers to design, deploy, and serve reliable data in a module manner. As […]

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CosmosDB

Indexing Best Practices for Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB

Azure Cosmos DB supports three index types: single-field, compound, and wildcard. Learn best practices and see demonstrations for selecting and creating indexes, how to add and remove indexes using the policy editor, and how to fix inefficiencies.

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CosmosDB

Choosing the Right Partition Key for Cost and Performance with Azure Cosmos DB

In this video, learn how selecting the right partition key can make a huge difference in cost and performance with Azure Cosmos DB. Program Manager Deborah Chen discusses how data partitioning ensures scale, why partition keys are so important for performance and cost-management, and how to select the right partition key for read-heavy or write-heavy […]

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Data Developer

Entity Framework Best Practices

Tim Corey explores Entity Framework, an amazing set of tooling around data access. With EFCore, that tooling becomes even more powerful. So why is it that I still don’t recommend that people use EFCore? In this video, he walks you through the best practices of Entity Framework and EFCore and point out the pitfalls to […]

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CosmosDB Data

Azure Cosmos DB Indexing – Best Practices & Patterns

Following on a previous post regarding best practices for graphs in CosmosDB, here’s a video on best practices for indexing.

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CosmosDB Data

Cosmos DB Graph Best Practices

Here’s a great video on best practices for Graph databases on Cosmos DB.

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