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Azure Table Storage: The Good, the Bad, the Ugly

May 2018 Presentation
Sirar Salih (Making Waves)

Everyone is talking about Azure Table storage, the brand new NoSQL data service in the cloud. This presentation explains its advantages and disadvantages.


Software Engineering Institute




Azure Table storage, a NoSQL data service in the cloud. Schemaless and with JSON compatibility, it's simple and it does its job well. But everything great has its pitfalls.

Join in this lightning talk to look at and investigate the wonders and the mysteries, the shocks and the no-nos of using Azure Table storage. We will look at sample code, setting up and using the storage in action. Most notably, the program also looks at performance metrics, comparing Azure Table storage to other data services. Is this the thing for you? Find out!