Cosmos DB in production – understanding the fundamentals

Monday, 16 September 2019

Talk Description

"This session will explore the fundamental considerations required when building your production applications with Cosmos DB. It will explain some proven strategies to apply around multitenancy, security & key management, caching, distribution and partitioning for scalability, based on real-world scenarios."

Speaker Bios

James Broome

"James has spent nearly 20 years delivering high quality software solutions addressing global business problems, with teams and clients across 3 continents. As Director of Engineering at endjin, he provides technology strategy, data insights and engineering support to organizations of all sizes - from disruptive B2C start-ups, to global financial institutions - to enable them to deliver on the vision of a modern, data-driven, cloud-first organization."

Mike Larah

"Mike is a Software Engineer at endjin with 7 years of experience in solving business problems with technology. He has worked on a wide range of projects for clients across industries such as financial services, recruitment, and retail, with a strong focus on Azure technologies."


News Items

(all relevant links are in the slides)


  • Corriculo Recruitment - Kindly covering the venue, drinks, and helping us at each event
  • Everstack - Dan's company, helping organise and manage the user group
  • .NET Insights - James' company
  • Manning Books - Prize draw sponsor (ebook of winner's choice)
  • New Orbit - Prize draw sponsor (Raspberry Pi starter kit)

Prize-draw winners

  • Manning ebook: Clive Richards
  • Raspberry Pi starter kit: Peter McMillan