Monday, March 6, 2017
In this computer science course, you will learn how to deploy, design, and load data using Microsoft's Azure SQL Data Warehouse, or SQL DW. You'll also learn about data distribution, compressed in-memory indexes, PolyBase for Big Data, and elastic scale.
Monday, January 23, 2017
Many congratulations to the top-10 contributors featured on our December leaderboard! Olaf Helper and Alberto Morillo top the Overall and Cloud database this month. 6 of this month’s Overall Top-10 (including all of the top-3) featured in last month’s Overall Top-10 as well, and 4 others are new entrants.
Monday, December 19, 2016
We are excited to share that Azure SQL Data Warehouse has introduced updates to the Azure portal and SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) to provide a seamless experience when loading, monitoring, and developing your SQL Data Warehouse. The updates include integrated support for loading from 20+ data stores on premise and in the cloud, a simple process to troubleshoot common issues, and highly requested functionality within SSMS.
Monday, October 10, 2016
We’re excited to announce that you can now change the default database collation from the Azure portal when you create a new Azure SQL Data Warehouse database.
Thursday, October 6, 2016
We’re happy to introduce a new top level resource blade for Azure SQL Data Warehouse that allows you to quickly manage all of your databases. You can use the SQL Data Warehouse resource blade to quickly scan through your data warehouse for details like the name, status, server, pricing tier, location, and subscription.
Monday, October 3, 2016
To help users get started with Azure SQL Data Warehouse we have been working with Redgate, a long-time vendor of SQL Server tools. Redgate’s Data Platform Studio (DPS) provides a simple and reliable way to migrate on-premises SQL Server databases to Azure SQL Data Warehouse.
Wednesday, August 31, 2016
We are excited to announce the general availability of Azure SQL Data Warehouse in four additional regions, bringing general availability up to 18 regions worldwide.
Thursday, August 4, 2016
You can use Azure Active Directory Authentication to centrally manage user and group identities to authenticate with SQL Database and SQL Data Warehouse.
Thursday, July 14, 2016
We’re excited to announce the General Availability of Azure SQL Data Warehouse!
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
We are excited to announce that the Azure SQL Data Warehouse service will move from Standard to Premium Storage to drive greater performance predictability and consistency for query runtimes, especially at higher Data Warehouse Units (DWUs).