Tag: best practices

Data Driven event live – don’t miss the opportunity

TweetThere is no doubt that Microsoft is making big impact within data platform arena with new features and fixtures in SQL Server 2016 version. You name it: advanced analytics, distribution processing, cloud & on-premise data management with stretch database, R…

Hadoop – facts and myths

TweetWhen it comes to Big Data, Hadoop comes into picture – having an unique position within data platform in processing/managing multi-structured data for analytics and visualisations. Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing are key strategies to manage data platform, so as…

PaaS – get to know SQL data warehouse loading patterns and strategies

TweetPaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) is best chosen when majority of your business needs relies upon web, not having necessity of storing data on-premise. A popular choice within cloud computing services.Combing with Infrastructure as a Services that provides virtual machines and/or storage from…

SQL Server 2016 Community Technology Preview 3.3

TweetGet your testing gear on, here is another instalment of SQL Server 2016 CTP which is 3.3. There are 2 options available to test this version either you can download SQL2016CTP3.3 or using Windows Azure capabilities to fire up a fresh…

What is Big Data – brief notes and technology players?

TweetData, data and data everywhere. Relational and Analytical data forms have been here for a very long time, now the new form of data has evolved which is Big Data. A natural evolution of data, more efficient ways to process…

Meet and greet your data with Power BI empowerment

TweetIn the current times data is most important arsenal for any company to analyse, mine and visualise required information without having a dependancy on external sources. Being a Data Analyst right software is always helpful to create visualisations and get…

SQLBits Registration and Training Day

TweetOn top of existing technical conference events in UK, SQLBits is coming to Liverpool (again). Here is the excitement for you to register and choose relevant DBA/Developer/BI/Azure topic:    Track  Wed 4th May 2016  Thur 5th May 2016  DBA Advanced Techniques…