Past Meetup

April 2017 - Azure DocumentDb -- the nano-ORM

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At its root, software is the movement and manipulation of data. It is not always obvious how to store that data. This can be a daunting decision. Understanding the data is vital. SQL Server is usually the correct tool for the job, but that is not always true.

Ask yourself: is the data relational? If the data is not relational, a NoSQL option is a better choice. Let me be your guide as we descend into the realm of Azure DocumentDb ( In this talk, we'll explore its ease-of-use.

Speaker: David Pine

David Pine is a Microsoft Evangelist (Centare), with a passion for learning. David's blogs have been featured on, blogs.msdn and David is active in the developer community, contributing to OSS, mentoring and (

Meeting Agenda:

- Food is provided and arrives around 6:45 PM. (Pizza, Soda, Water)
- 90 minute technical presentation starting at 7:00 PM
- After the presentation there is an opportunity to network.
- Meeting Code of Conduct (

Meeting Sponsors:

Generac (
Thomson Reuters (

Event Location:

Thomson Reuters
Town Hall
450 North Sunny Slope Road
Brookfield, WI 53005

(Park in lot near the western most entrance.)
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** The red star on the map shows the meeting entrance.