Database Development

VST11 Performance Tuning Strategies for Cosmos DB


2:45pm - 4:00pm

Level: Advanced

Mike Benkovich

Developer, Business Owner, Consultant, Cloud Architect, Microsoft Azure MVP and an Online Instructor

Understanding how your data works is crucial to taking advantage of the capabilities and power of Cosmos DB, from setting up and migrating data, to querying to understanding performance consequences of data manipulation. Designing your data access plan is critical to performance, from selection of partition keys to indexing strategies to change feeds. We'll explore data architecture topics and tuning practices to get reliable and predictable performance from your Cosmos investment.

You will learn:

  • What Cosmos DB strategies make sense in designing for performance?
  • How to customize indexing approaches for different workloads
  • What effect do minor changes have on the performance of my app?