Part 4 – Live Streaming Weather Station with Cortana Analytics (Online Data Analytics with Azure ML)

In previous posts, I have showed the process of creating a live weather data streaming with Cortana. In Part 1 the process of setting up Raspberry PI3 and weather station sensor has been explained. Following, in Part 2, the process of setting up the Event Hub as a median to digest the data from Raspberry PI ...

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Stream Analytics and Power BI Join Forces to Real-time Dashboard

Few weeks ago, I’ve written how REST API can be used for real-time dashboard in Power BI. Another method for real-time dashboard is using Azure Stream Analytics. This can be combined with Azure IOT and Event Hub to get data from IOT devices. In this post I’ll explain to you all steps necessary to push ...

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Hybrid, End-to-End; Power BI, Azure SQL Database, Data Factory

With the announcement of Power BI a week ago and with great features in this product, there are many opportunities that this product and service can be used. Power BI can be used alongside some other Azure services, and even On-Premises services to build an end-to-end enterprise BI and Data Analysis Solution. In this post ...

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I’ll Speak in Microsoft Ignite (TechED) New Zealand 2015; First time

Posted by on Jul 11, 2015 in Azure, Data Mining, Presentations | No Comments

It is a honor for me that I’ve been selected to speak in Microsoft Ignite New Zealand 2015. Microsoft Ignite New Zealand 2015 (TechED) is an annual conference for developers and IT professionals put on by Microsoft. It is held in several locations around the world. and it’s the biggest annual technology event in New Zealand. This conference gives ...

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Walk-through Steps: I’m New to BI, Where to Start? – Part 7: Azure

Posted by on Apr 30, 2015 in Azure, Business Intelligence | 2 Comments

Many organizations nowadays are in transition from on-premises to cloud, and many of them use hybrid solutions where part of the computing will be done in cloud and the rest on-premises. The trend nowadays is to use cloud to have better maintenance, lower costs, more reliable solutions, lower administrative efforts, and powerful shared resources. In ...

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Introduction to Azure Data Factory

Posted by on Jan 29, 2015 in Azure, Azure Data Factory | No Comments

Many of you worked with SSIS and are familiar with term of ETL. Azure Data Factory is Microsoft Cloud based ETL technology, which has ability to work with large volume of data, working with data sources such as SQL Server on premises, SQL Server Azure, or Azure Blob storage. Data can be transformed with Azure ...

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