Integrate Azure Cosmos DB for MongoDB with Azure services


Azure Cosmos DB for MongoDB is a cloud-native offering and can be integrated seamlessly with other Azure services to build enterprise-grade modern applications.

Compute services to run your application

Hosting options and deployment scenarios include several services and tools for Azure. Azure has many options for hosting and many tools to help you move your app from a local or cloud repository to Azure.

Azure App Service

Azure App Service allows you to fully configure and manage the web server without needing to manage the underlying environment.

Samples to get started:

Azure Functions & Static Web Apps

Azure Functions hosts serverless API endpoints or microservices for event-driven scenarios. Static Web Apps are used to host static websites and single-page applications that can be enhanced with the serverless Azure Functions.

Samples to get started:

Azure Container Apps

Azure Container Apps provide a fully managed serverless container service for building and deploying modern apps at scale.

Samples to get started:

Azure Virtual Machines

Azure Virtual Machines allow you to have full control on the compute environment running the application. You may also choose to scale from one to thousands of VM instances in minutes with Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets.

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

Azure Kubernetes Service is a managed Kubernetes service for running containerized applications. You can build and run modern, portable, microservices-based applications, using Kubernetes to orchestrate and manage the availability of the application components.

Read more about how to choose the right compute service on Azure

Enhance functionalities in the application

Azure AI Search is fully managed cloud search service that provides auto-complete, geospatial search, filtering and faceting capabilities for a rich user experience. Here's how you can index data from the Azure Cosmos DB for MongoDB account to use with Azure AI Search.

Improve database security

Azure Networking

Azure Networking features allow you to connect and deliver your hybrid and cloud-native applications with low-latency, Zero Trust based networking services -

Azure Key Vault

Azure Key Vault helps you to securely store and manage application secrets. You can use Azure Key Vault to -

Microsoft Entra ID

Microsoft Entra managed identities eliminate the need for developers to manage credentials. Here's how you can create a managed identity for Azure Cosmos DB accounts.

Next steps

Learn about other key integrations: