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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Azure Data Factory – Updates: March 2015

Posted by on Apr 13, 2015 in Azure Data Factory | No Comments

Previously in another post I’ve mentioned what Azure Data Factory is and a sample scenario of data transfer with it. Microsoft recently published a new version of it, which has really interesting features. In a nutshell features are: New Version of Data Management Gateway On Premises File System Linked Services On Premises Oracle Linked Services ...

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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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