Azure Programming Tips

How to Download Blobs from Azure Storage Using Python

Azure blob storage offers a cheap and reliable solution for storing large amounts of unstructured data(such as images). Blob storage has no hierarchical structure, but you can emulate folders using blob names with slashes(/) in it. In this article, I will explore how we can use the Azure Python SDK to bulk download blob files […]

How to Upload Files to Azure Storage Blobs Using Python

Azure storage blobs offers a very cost effective and fast storage solution for unstructured data. It is an ideal solution if you want serve content such as images. It is also possible to speed up content delivery performance using Azure CDN service with it. Before running the following programs, ensure that you have the pre-requisites […]

How to Change Content Type of Azure Storage Blobs Using Python SDK

Microsoft Azure cloud platform offers a comprehensive portfolio of storage services. Each of these services is suitable for specific use cases. Here is a quick overview of Azure storage services, Azure Storage Account – Azure storage account can be used for a wide variety of workloads. Using this account, it is possible to create blob […]

How to Create a Cosmos DB Database with MongoDB API Using Azure CLI

Azure Cosmos DB supports creation of databases which are compatible with MongoDB API. You can use standard MongoDB query language to access and modify data in such a database. However, please note that there are limitations in MongoDB API support and for aggregations, you will need to explicitly turn on aggregation support when creating the […]