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Sourcing Data in Microsoft Azure

by Jared Rhodes

This course targets software developers looking to source data from inside and outside of the cloud. The content will also showcase methods and tools available using Microsoft Azure.

What you'll learn

The cloud has nearly infinite compute power for processing. In this course, Sourcing Data in Microsoft Azure, you'll learn foundational knowledge of data types, data policy, and finding data. First, you'll learn how to register data sources with Azure Data Catalog. Next, you'll discover how to extract, transform, and load data with Azure Data Factory. Finally, you'll explore how to set up data processing with Azure HD Insight. When you're finished with this course, you'll have the skills and knowledge of the tools and processes needed to source data in Microsoft Azure. Software required: Microsoft Azure portal.

About the author

Jared Rhodes has been working in technology for about 10 years. When he started his education, he didn't consider any of the aspects of software development. For his major, he studied physics. Once he graduated, the job market thought his skills were geared towards software development more than physics. His career started at a solar power installer. It was the same as most careers, fixing web pages and batch jobs. After that, he moved into insurance for a year writing a rating engine to give ra... more

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