The Life of Sadukie

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Category: Databases

  • Exploring Additional Azure Cosmos DB APIs

    In yesterday’s post, I included links for getting started with the SQL API. In today’s post, we’re going to look at the other APIs that you can use with Azure Cosmos DB: Cassandra API – column family API Gremlin API – graph database API Azure Cosmos DB API for MongoDB – document database API Table […]

  • Azure Cosmos DB for the Relational Mind

    Last year, I started talking more about my adventures in Azure Cosmos DB. For databases week, I’m going to tackle Azure Cosmos DB in 2 parts – the platform with their SQL API and the rest of the APIs. Why? I know many of my followers have come into the NoSQL realm similar to me […]

  • MySQL and PostgreSQL… in Azure!

    My love of data isn’t contained to just SQL Server. That was the data platform that I used heavily at work. However, I also have worked with MySQL and PostgreSQL. One of my first coding projects for an employer outside of the internship role was an inventory system for an IT department using PHP + […]

  • SQL Server Offerings in Azure

    A huge chunk of my career has been in the SQL Server realm – developing Crystal Reports that consume SQL Server results, learning SQL Server administration so that I could ramp up as the sole DBA, building SSIS packages for ETL, standing up SQL Server Reporting Services for another client, teaching a SQL Server Admin […]

  • Learning Azure – Delving into Databases

    This week, my Learning Azure series will be talking about some of the databases available on Azure. Which databases are on Azure? There are many databases on Azure – including relational data in Azure SQL, NoSQL with Azure Cosmos DB, and even some popular databases in the open source realm such as MySQL and PostgreSQL. […]