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José Rolando Guay PazMicrosoft Azure Cosmos DB Revealedhttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-3351-1_7

7. Advanced Concepts

José Rolando Guay Paz1 
Beach Park, Illinois, USA

When working with Azure Cosmos DB, there are several concepts that, while they are familiar if you are coming from a relational database, they will look completely alien. This is because they are implemented in a different language or syntax. For example, to create stored procedures, triggers, and user-defined functions you use the JavaScript language. The implementation of JavaScript is based on the ECMAScript 2015 specification (you can find more about this specification at www.ecma-international.org/ecma-262/6.0/ ).

You will examine how to properly ...

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