New: Azure Cosmos DB Free Tier!

New: Azure Cosmos DB Free Tier!

For those wanting to experiment with Azure Cosmos DB for free, a great option has long been the Azure Cosmos DB 30 Day Trial, which is awesome because you can keep renewing it in perpetuity. But now there's something even better - an entire free tier! That's right! Microsoft has just announced Azure Cosmos DB Free Tier. You get 400 RU/second and 5GB of storage for free. Forever. No need to renew every 30 days! So if you have been using Azure Cosmos Emulator locally, or have tried a cloud deployment with the 30 Day Trial and are now looking…
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Azure Cosmos DB 30 Day Trial: The Gift That Keeps On Giving!

Azure Cosmos DB 30 Day Trial: The Gift That Keeps On Giving!

With the holiday season upon us, it's important to remember that it is always better to give than to receive. This year, the Azure Cosmos DB team is doing just that, and giving us a ton - in the form of the Cosmos DB 30 day trial. But this isn't just a single 30 day trial, it's renewable unlimited times! Now you can create a Cosmos DB container and make use of any Azure Cosmos DB features you like (including geo-replication to up to 3 regions) for 30 days for free. Once the trial ends, your database will be deleted,…
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