Microsoft Build 2022 Book of News

Microsoft Build 2022MSBuild 2022 has just started. A lot of new Announcement will be released or demonstrated the upcoming days. Like every year or event most of these announcement are added to the Book of News.The book of news can be downloaded from the link below...

Azure Purview March Updates

Azure Purview updatesAnnouncements Last week during SQLBITS, quite a few new updates were announced. I would like to include you in these announcements.March updates Support for SAP Business Warehouse (Preview) Blogpost:...

Speaking at SQL BITS 2022

SQL BITS 2022 We’re Hitting the Arcade SQL Bits is back this year in London from March 8-12 2022. SQLBits is the largest data conference in the world and this year's theme is to bring us back to our incandescent youth, so prepare to level up your data skills and reach...

How to use concurrency in Azure Synapse pipelines?

How to prevent concurrent pipeline execution?Concurrency This week I had a discussion with a colleague about how we can now make sure that a Pipeline does not start when it's already started. He then indicated, have you ever thought of the concurrency option?  I've...

Goodbye 2021, Hello 2022

Goodbye 2021Recap First of all, I would like to wish everyone a very beautiful and healthy 2022. We are now 3 days on the road into the new year and it is always good to look back at what happened last year. It's certainly been an eventful year, topped off with my MVP...

Migrate Azure Storage to Azure Data Lake Gen2

Migrate Azure Storage to Storage Account with Azure Data Lake Gen2 capabilities Does it sometimes happen that you come across a Storage Account where the Hierarchical namespace is not enabled or that you still have a Storage Account V1? In the tutorial below I...

Azure Synapse Analyics costs analyis for Integration Runtime

AutoResolveIntegrationRuntime! The last few days I've been following some discussions on Twitter on using a separate Integration Runtime in Azure Synapse Analytics running in the selected region instead of auto-resolve. The AutoResolveIntegrationRuntime is...

Azure Synapse Analytics overwrite live mode

Stale publish branch In Azure Synapse Analytics and Azure Data Factory is an new option available "Overwrite Live Mode", which can be found in the Management Hub-Git Configuration. With this new option your can directly overwrite your Azure Synapse Analytics or Azure...

Azure Purview Pricing example

Azure Purview pricing? Note: Billing for Azure Purview will commence November 1, 2021. Updated October 31st, 2021 Pricing for Elastic Data Map and Scanning for Other Sources are changed and updated in the blog below. Since my last post on Azure Purview announcements...

Azure Purview announcements and new functionalities

This week the Azure Purview Product team added some new functionalities, new connectors(these connectors where added during my holiday), Azure Synapse Data Lineage, a better Power BI integration and the introduction of Elastics Data Map. Slowly we are on our way to a...

DataGrillen 2022

DataGrillen 2022 Microsoft Purview When we say: Data, bratwurst and beer, we are of course talking about DataGrillen. After more than 2 years of absence, it was time again in recent days, with speakers from all over the world with almost 50 sessions, good weather and...

Data Saturday Stockholm

Data Saturday Stockholm Bra så alla tillbaka personligen This means great so everyone back in person. Last weekend I had the honor to speak at Data Saturday in Stockholm. About one of my favourite topics Azure Synapse Analytics. It was nice to see everyone in person...

SQLBITS 2022

SQL BITS 2022 What a great time I had Wednesday 9th of March the time had finally come, at 1830 my plane would leave for London City. After all the preparations over the past few weeks, the time was there. After arriving in London City and checking in at the hotel, I...

Speaking at SQL BITS 2022

SQL BITS 2022 We’re Hitting the Arcade SQL Bits is back this year in London from March 8-12 2022. SQLBits is the largest data conference in the world and this year's theme is to bring us back to our incandescent youth, so prepare to level up your data skills and reach...

My virtual session at Data Toboggan

Data TobogganThis Saturday I've joined the Data Toboggan to talk about Azure Synapse Analytics.  Azure Synapse Analytics Today I've been talking on how to deal with all the different roles in Azure Synapse Analytics during Data Toboggan. An event 100% focussed on...