Big Data Cluster Administration

Big Data Cluster Administration

This video provides an overview of administration experiences for BDC (Big Data Clusters). In big data clusters, we ensure that management services embedded with the... Details
SQL Server 2019 Feature Notebooks

SQL Server 2019 Feature Notebooks

Here's a great collection of Jupyter notebooks that explore all the new features of SQL Server 2019. Here are some of the ones that caught... Details
Data Prep and Wrangling Data in Azure Data Factory

Data Prep and Wrangling Data in Azure Data Factory

Gaurav Malhotra joins Scott Hanselman to show how wrangling data flows in Azure Data Factory. This provides  a code-free, serverless environment that simplifies data preparation... Details
Unify Your Data Lakes with HDFS Tiering

Unify Your Data Lakes with HDFS Tiering

HDFS Tiering is Microsoft's latest contribution to the Apache HDFS open source project. In this video, learn how to use the HDFS tiering feature in... Details
Why do we need Delta Lake for Spark?

Why do we need Delta Lake for Spark?

Learning Journal has a video on why do we need something like Delta Lake. What kind of problem does it solve? Details
Want to Make a Big Bet on Oil Prices? Try Measuring Shadows

Want to Make a Big Bet on Oil Prices? Try Measuring Shadows

Data may be the new oil, but what about using data to examine oil stockpiles? Wall Street Journal explains how satellite imagery and AI to... Details
Retail Location Analytics with Azure Maps

Retail Location Analytics with Azure Maps

Learn how to use Azure Maps (aka.ms/MapsTechCommunity) to analyze a catchment area around a retail store. ShiSh Shridhar, Principal PM in the Azure IoT Team... Details
Why You Should Be Getting Paid for Your Data

Why You Should Be Getting Paid for Your Data

Computer scientist and futurist Jaron Lanier has a plan to fix the internet. This Silicon Valley maverick has a radical vision for how we can... Details
“AI Sells, Data Delivers!”

“AI Sells, Data Delivers!”

AI may get all the headlines, but it is impossible to create good algorithms without data, lots and lots of data. Here's a thought provoking... Details
What to Expect at Strata This Week

What to Expect at Strata This Week

I am happy to announce that I will attend my first Strata conference this week working at the Microsoft booth tomorrow. Here's a great write... Details