The Azure DocumentDB Data Migration Tool is an open source solution that imports data to DocumentDB, Azure’s NoSQL document database service.  The latest release of the tool opens up not only additional import sources, but also the ability to apply an indexing policy to DocumentDB collections during import.  Specifically, we’ve added support for: Azure Blob storage Amazon… Read More

It’s always been easy to create DocumentDB collections in the Azure preview portal.  With the release of ORDER BY support for Azure DocumentDB, we’ve updated our portal experience to make it just as easy to specify the indexing policy for your collections.  When creating a collection, you can now choose to apply one of three indexing policies:… Read More

Today, we’re pleased to announce a key improvement in SQL querying – DocumentDB now supports Order By, and string range queries! With this change, you will be able to sort query results using any string, numeric, or Boolean property in your JSON documents. DocumentDB’s Order By can be used to serve low latency queries against massive collections… Read More

Have you heard about Microsoft’s newest NoSQL database service, DocumentDB? DocumentDB is a document oriented database service that supports a familiar SQL syntax for queries over schema-free JSON data. Want to give it a try? Visit the Query Playground to try out DocumentDB’s rich querying capabilities for yourself. Complete each activity and learn about DocumentDB’s query… Read More

Exciting news! Microsoft Azure DocumentDB is hosting two great sessions at this year’s Ignite Conference in Chicago, IL. Come and join our sessions to learn about Azure’s newest NoSQL database service. Read more about both of our sessions below. SELECT Latest FROM Microsoft Azure DocumentDB – Tuesday, May 5th from 3:15pm – 4:30pm CT Get hands… Read More