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Azure Cosmos DB is the first and only globally distributed, multi-model database system. The service is designed to allow customers to elastically and horizontally scale both throughput and storage across any number of geographical regions, it offers guaranteed <10 ms latencies at the 99th percentile, 99.99% high availability and five well defined consistency models to developers. It’s been powering Microsoft’s internet-scale services for years.
In this session, we will cover how you can get the most out of Azure Cosmos DB by gaining a deep insight in to the system internals. From global distribution to partitioned collections to automatic indexing – this session will equip you with invaluable insight in to building blazingly fast planet-scale applications with stories from real-world scenarios.
About the presenter
Andrew Liu is a program manager working on Microsoft’s Azure Cosmos DB engineering team. He’s passionate about enabling developers and businesses to deliver new experiences through a novel globally distributed multi-model database service. Prior to joining Microsoft, Andrew worked as software engineer building mission-critical infrastructure for one of the world’s largest e-commerce websites.