Permissions in Azure DocumentDB

Azure DocumentDB is a fully managed document database in the Microsoft Azure platform. I provided an introduction to DocumentDB in a previous post. As with any publically available resource it is essential that appropriate security measures are taken to avoid unwanted access to DocumentDB resources. To support this, all operations against a DocumentDB resource must…

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Intro to Azure DocumentDB

In the enterprise-scale era, data systems were dominated by the relational database and the focus was on making ACID semantics performant over a normalized relational schema. Although data sharding has been discussed for many years, vertical scaling became the primary way to improve application performance. In the web-scale era, it turns out that horizontal scaling is…

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