Larry Maccherone

Announcing documentdb-lumenize

An aggregation framework for Microsoft's Azure DocumentDB NoSQL database

The bad news: DocumentDB does not include aggregation capability.

The good news: DocumentDB includes stored procedures and documentdb-lumenize uses this to add aggregation capability that far exceeds that which you are used to with SQL.

As Michael Stonbraker, genius creator of not one but three wildly successful databases . . .

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July 09, 2015

Announcing documentdb-mock

Mock for testing Stored Procedures in Microsoft Azure's DocumentDB

Microsoft Azure's DocumentDB is a great PaaS NoSQL database. The killer feature is that you can write stored procedures in JavaScript (CoffeeScript in my case) AND the operations performed in a single run of the stored procedure is contained in an ACID-compliant transaction -- even if the transaction effects more than one document. This . . .

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June 29, 2015