One of the most compelling visuals we’ve seen from the marketing buzz around Azure Purview is that end-to-end picture of source data moving through data processing, all the way into a Power BI dashboard.

In this video, Simon from Advancing Analytics  takes a dive into associating Power BI with your Azure Purview account, looking at the different gotchas and settings you’ll need to know to get started, before taking a quick tour of some of the new datasource types and how things currently look.

The Power BI announcement blog can be found here https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/use-power-bi-with-azure-purview-to-achieve-better-data-governance-and-discovery/

Databricks MLflow Model Serving provides a turnkey solution to host machine learning (ML) models as REST endpoints that are updated automatically, enabling data science teams to own the end-to-end lifecycle of a real-time machine learning model from training to production.

In this video from a Data + AI Summit Europe 2020 Meetup, Andre Mesarovic introduces MLflow model serving, talks about scoring models with MLflow (including online with MLflow scoring server and offline with Apache Spark), and custom model deployment and scoring.

Azure Synapse Analytics is Azure SQL Data Warehouse evolved: a limitless analytics service that brings together enterprise data warehousing and Big Data analytics into a single service. It gives you the freedom to query data on your terms, using either serverless on-demand or provisioned resources, at scale.

Azure Synapse brings these two worlds together with a unified experience to ingest, prepare, manage, and serve data for immediate business intelligence and machine learning needs.

In this presentation, learn about the new products and features that make up Azure Synapse Analytics and how it fits in a modern data warehouse, as well as provide demonstrations.

James Serra is a big data and data warehousing solution architect at Microsoft. He is a thought leader in the use and application of Big Data and advanced analytics. Previously, James was an independent consultant working as a Data Warehouse/Business Intelligence architect and developer. He is a prior SQL Server MVP with over 35 years of IT experience. James is a popular blogger (JamesSerra.com) and speaker. He is the author of the book “Reporting with Microsoft SQL Server 2012”.

In today’s economy, financial services firms are forced to contend with heightened regulatory environments and a variety of market, economic and regulatory uncertainties.

Coupled with increasing demand from customers for more personalized experiences and a focus on sustainability/ESG, incumbent Banks, Insurers and Asset Managers are reaching the limits of where their current technology can take them with their Digital Transformation initiatives.

Join Adi Polak for an interesting conversation with James Campbell and Abe Gong of Superconductive  . 

James and Abe share the story of how their startups started as an open source solution for Data Quality challenges. Why Data Quality issues are on the raise now. And how they still work closely with the community to develop their solution.