Azure Synapse Analytics

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Azure Synapse is a limitless analytics service that brings together enterprise data warehousing and Big Data analytics. 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 BI and machine learning needs

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    Join us to learn about Azure Synapse Analytics, a limitless analytics service, that brings together enterprise data warehousing and Big Data analytics. It gives you the...
  2. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    Azure Synapse Analytics is the home for enterprise data warehouses in Azure. Whether you’re migrating from an existing legacy appliance or developing a new solution in the...
  3. 11/5/2019, Video, 1:15:00
    Building an analytics pipeline was a complicated and disjointed process, involving data, technologies, and people working all in silos. But now with Azure Synapse Analytics,...

Azure Synapse Analytics Videos

Vision Keynote | KEY01
1/16/2020, YouTube: Microsoft Ignite
Unifying AI-to-BI with Azure Synapse Analytics | BRK3330
1/14/2020, YouTube: Microsoft Ignite
Securing Your Data Warehouse with Azure Synapse Analytics | BRK3229
1/14/2020, YouTube: Microsoft Ignite

Azure Synapse Analytics News

3/17/2020, Service Updates
Azure Private Link now includes multiple new services available in Preview and GA.
1/29/2020, Service Updates
Azure Data Factory users can now build Mapping Data Flows utilized Managed Identity (formerly MSI) for Azure Data Lake Store Gen 2, Azure SQL Database, and Azure Synapse Analytics (formerly SQL DW).
1/18/2020, Service Updates
Azure Synapse Analytics introduced a new COPY statement (preview) which provides the most flexibility for high-throughput data ingestion.
12/27/2019, James Serra's Blog
As a follow-up to my last blog, Azure Synapse Analytics & Power BI performance, I wanted to focus on concurrency when using these two products. A common question I here from customers is because...
12/12/2019, James Serra's Blog
With two new relational database features (Result-set caching and Materialized Views) just GA’d in Azure Synapse Analytics (formally called Azure SQL Data Warehouse), it makes for some very...
12/4/2019, James Serra's Blog
Just wanted to make everyone aware of my latest presentations that I recently uploaded. Details below. I also have a list of all my presentations with slide decks here.   Azure Synapse Analytics...