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7. Sizing

Manish Sharma1 
Faridabad, Haryana, India

So far, I have covered various aspects of Azure Cosmos DB from the usage perspective. In this chapter, I will explain the sizing aspect of Azure Cosmos DB.

Unlike any traditional implementation, Azure Cosmos DB doesn’t push developers to become hardware engineers or presume database architects to be omniscient. Frankly, it is not possible to gain an accurate appraisal based solely on the experience of developers/architects. Azure Cosmos DB addresses this problem beautifully and provides a natural way of configuring databases that is based on the following parameters:
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