Azure Data Factory

Azure Data Factory

Ask the Expert: Azure Data Factory

Do you have questions about Azure Data Factory? The Azure Data Factory engineering teams are excited to hear from the community and learn how we can work together to build better products for you.

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Azure

Azure Data Factory, Azure Certification Changes and More

A Cloud Guru  covers the news this week in Azure if you’re familiar with SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), Azure Data Factory is a very similar service but on the cloud, and now it has more regions. We introduce Azure Monitor Network Insights, Azure Functions latest Python support, and we run through the latest Azure […]

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Livestream

Getting Started with Azure Data Factory

In this live stream, Andy Leonard shows you how to get started with Azure Data Factory.

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Azure Data Factory

Great Azure Data Factory Tour

Jes Schultz is a Software Engineer at Microsoft, specializing in Azure data tools. She codes with customers to solve their data problems and build amazing software systems. Watch her speak to Data Engineering San Diego

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Azure Azure Synapse Databricks

Comparing Azure Synapse, Snowflake and Databricks for Common Data Workloads

In this video, Chris Seferlis describes some of the most common data workloads that are being deployed on Azure and which of the 3 major compute engines are best for each workload.

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Azure Big Data Data

Where does Azure Data Explorer fit in the Azure Data Platform?

Chris Seferlis discusses one of the lesser known and newer Data Services in Azure, Data Explorer. If you’re looking to run extremely fast queries over large sets of log and IoT data, this may be the right tool for you. I also discuss where it’s not a replacement for Azure Synapse or Azure Databricks, but […]

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Azure Azure Synapse Big Data

Should You Use Azure Data Factory or Synapse Workspaces?

In this video Chris Seferlis discusses some of the reasons you might want to choose Azure Data Factory over Azure Synapse Workspaces with Synapse Studio. Even though many of the features overlap, there are still scenarios where I’d use ADF, and pass on the additional features of Synapse. Let me know your thoughts below, please […]

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Azure Data

The Modern Data Warehouse in Azure – Data Processing

In this video, Chris Seferlis continues discussing the Modern Data Platform in Azure with Part 3: Data Processing. Tools Discusssed: Azure Data Factory Data Flows – https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/data-factory/concepts-data-flow-overview Azure Databricks – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/databricks/ Azure HDInsight – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/hdinsight/ Azure Marketplace – https://azuremarketplace.microsoft.com/en-us/marketplace/

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Azure Data Data Warehouse

Modern Data Warehousing Part 1: Azure Data Ingestion Options

In this video, Chris Seferlis  discusses stage one of the Modern Data Warehouse Process: Data Ingestion. Related Links: Azure Data Factory – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/data-factory/ Azure Databricks – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/databricks/ Azure HDInsight – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/hdinsight/ Azure Synapse – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/synapse-analytics/ Azure Data Box – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/databox/ Event Hubs – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/event-hubs/ Kafka on HDInsight – https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/hdinsight/kafka/apache-kafka-introduction IoT Hub – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/iot-hub/

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