Azure Data

Azure Synapse

Connecting to External Data with Azure Synapse

In this video Chris Seferlis gives a quick demonstration of connecting an external data source to my Synapse environment and the differences in performance between connecting as an external table or querying directly off of blob storage. Then he goes into the difference in external table and how that differs from copying the data right […]

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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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