Power BI Data prep with Dataflows

Power BI Data prep with Dataflows

Power BI serves analysts today with industry-leading data preparation capabilities using Power Query in Power BI Desktop. With the addition with Power BI dataflows, this... Details
What’s New in CosmosDB?

What’s New in CosmosDB?

Fresh off the Connect() 2018 conference, here's a video summarizing what's new in CosmosDB for developers. In case you're not aware of Cosmos DB, Azure... Details
Mathematics of Big Data and Machine Learning

Mathematics of Big Data and Machine Learning

In this lecture from MIT, Jeremy Kepner talks about his newly released book, "Mathematics of Big Data," which serves as the motivational material for the... Details
Azure Databricks for Data Engineers and Data Developers

Azure Databricks for Data Engineers and Data Developers

Data engineering is about 70% of any data pipeline today, and without having the experience to implement a data engineering pipeline well, there is no... Details
Why Should You Care About Data Preparation?

Why Should You Care About Data Preparation?

Data Preparation is generally regarded as taking 80% of the resources for an advanced analytics project, but that so? What's the difference between prepping and... Details
Basics of Excel VLOOKUP and HLOOKUP Explained

Basics of Excel VLOOKUP and HLOOKUP Explained

Excel may be the most widely deployed data management tool in the world. While many people use it, few people understand its more complex features,... Details
Quick Look at Power BI Dataflows

Quick Look at Power BI Dataflows

In this YouTube video Adam Saxton takes a quick look at Power BI dataflows, a data preparation tool within Power BI. Use the power of Power... Details
Data Driven at PASS 2018 Roundup

Data Driven at PASS 2018 Roundup

While I was at UVA presenting at Datapalooza, Andy was at PASS 2018 recording DataPoints for DataDriven.tv along with roving reporter Tim McAliley. Here's a round... Details
Reflecting on Data Collection in the Wake of Hurricane Florence

Reflecting on Data Collection in the Wake of Hurricane Florence

Hurricane Florence hit the US East Coast nearly seven weeks ago, yet the cleanup is on going and many people's lives are still not back... Details
Azure Data Fest LiveStream

Azure Data Fest LiveStream

Data Driven live streamed yesterday's keynotes at the Azure Data Fest 2018 in Reston. The event starts about 27 minutes into the live stream. Enjoy.... Details