Azure Cosmos DB: Order By support and .NET SDK 1.2.0
Published date: 07 July, 2015
The latest Azure Cosmos DB update includes support for sorting (Order By) with numbers and strings and string range queries. The new REST API version (2015-06-03) includes a change in the schema of the collection indexing policy to support string ranges and Order By. New versions of the Azure Cosmos DB SDKs for .NET, Node.js, Java, and Python that include support are also available for download (see Azure Cosmos DB Reference Documentation). The .NET SDK version 1.2.0 also includes support for the OrderBy() and OrderByDescending() expressions in the LINQ provider. It can be installed from NuGet. To learn more about Order By, you can:
- Read the blog announcement: Order By Blog
- Review the documentation section: Sorting Azure Cosmos DB Data using Order By
- Build the samples: GitHub
For more information about Azure Cosmos DB, visit the Azure Cosmos DB page.