15 August 2017
SQL Data Warehouse is a fully managed, petabyte-scale cloud service for data warehousing. SQL Data Warehouse is highly elastic, enabling you to provision in minutes and scale capacity in seconds. With the public preview release of Replicated tables, the ability to reason over large amounts of data on SQL Data Warehouse at lightning fast speeds, just got faster. Replicated tables is a feature designed to speed up queries by reducing data movement.
10 August 2017
In the video below, I demonstrate to Scott Hanselman Azure Analysis Services over SQL Data Warehouse. In this scenario, Azure Analysis Services servers two major functions;1. It provides a semantic model…
08 August 2017
Azure AD Authentication Extensions for Azure SQL DB and SQL DW Tools
07 August 2017
Congratulations to our July top-10 contributors! Alberto Morillo and Hilary Cotter maintain their top positions.This Leaderboard initiative was started in October 2016 to recognize the top Database…
03 August 2017
Last month we released a preview of the Azure Analysis Services web designer. This new browser-based experience will allow developers to start creating and managing Azure Analysis Services (AAS) semantic models quickly and easily. While SQL Server Data Tools (SSDT) and SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) are still the primary tools for development, this new experience is intended to make simple changes fast and easy. It is great for getting started on a new model or to do things such as adding a new measure to a development or production AAS model.
01 August 2017
This post is co-authored with Rory Conway, Product Manager, Teradata on Azure. The enterprise-class capabilities of Teradata Database have been enhanced for Microsoft Azure Marketplace. This is great…
27 July 2017
Last week we released a preview of the Azure Analysis Services web designer. This new browser-based experience will allow developers to start creating and managing Azure Analysis Services (AAS)…
26 July 2017
This blog will show you how to monitor columnstore health in SQLDW using the DMV.
11 July 2017
Congratulations to our June top-10 contributors!
10 July 2017
Today we are making an exciting announcement. Azure SQL Data Warehouse is increasing its compute scale threefold, raising the compute scale from 6,000 to 18,000 Data Warehouse Units (DWU) so that customers can run their most compute intensive data warehouse workloads in the cloud.