Use valid Cosmos DB account names#
Operational Excellence · Cosmos DB · 2021_09
Cosmos DB account names should meet naming requirements.
When naming Azure resources, resource names must meet service requirements. The requirements for Cosmos DB account names are:
- Between 3 and 44 characters long.
- Lowercase letters, numbers, and hyphens.
- Start and end with letters and numbers.
- Cosmos DB account names must be globally unique.
Consider using names that meet Cosmos DB account naming requirements. Additionally consider naming resources with a standard naming convention.
This rule does not check if Cosmos DB account names are unique.
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Last update: 2022-12-03