Azure Cosmos DB is a globally distributed database with limitless elastic scale. To take advantage of elastic scale, you first need to choose a partition key. Kirill Gavrylyuk stops by Azure Friday to talk with Scott Hanselman about the choice of partition key, and how to use the new metrics charts to troubleshoot a poor partition key choice (e.g., "hot partitions").
For more information, see:
- Try Azure Cosmos DB
- How to partition and scale in Azure Cosmos DB (docs)
- Monitor Azure Cosmos DB requests, usage, and storage (docs)
- Request Units in Azure Cosmos DB (docs)