General availability: Azure Data Factory in China East 2
Published date: 26 June, 2019
Azure Data Factory (ADF) is now generally available in Azure China (China East 2). You can see the full list of available and upcoming regions here.
Azure Data Factory is a fully managed hybrid data integration service for developing scalable extract/transform/load and extract/load/transform (ETL/ELT) data pipelines. It empowers you to:
- ingest data from over 80 data sources, on-premises or in the cloud, with a simple drag-and-drop experience and first-class high performance;
- integrate with broad Azure analytics and compute services for custom data transformation e.g. HDInsight, Function, Azure Batch etc.;
- Take advantage of your existing investments in your on-premises SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) and lift-and-shift into Azure.
- operationalise and manage the ETL/ELT flows with flexible control flow; and
- leverage the rich monitoring as well as continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) capabilities.