Azure Cosmos DB: Geospatial indexing and query support
Published date: 14 August, 2015
The latest Azure Cosmos DB service update includes support for automatic indexing of geospatial data, as well as SQL support for performing proximity queries stored in Azure Cosmos DB.
- New index type: Spatial
- New SQL built-in functions: ST_DISTANCE, ST_WITHIN, ST_ISVALID, and ST_ISVALIDDETAILED