Building an Application with C#, Cosmos DB, a NoSQL Document Database, and the SQL API

In this chapter, we will use Cosmos DB, the .NET Core SDK, the SQL API, and C# to code our first Cosmos DB application. We will focus on learning about many important aspects related to the SDK in order to easily build a first version of the application. We will use dynamic objects to start quickly and we will create a baseline that we will improve in a second version.

In this chapter, we will do the following:

  • Understand the requirements for the first version of an application
  • Understand the main classes of the Cosmos DB SDK for .NET Core
  • Create a .NET Core 2 application to interact with Cosmos DB
  • Configure a Cosmos DB client
  • Create or retrieve a document ...

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