August 2017 QSSUG: Azure SQL Data Warehouse for Beginners

Azure SQL Data Warehouse for Beginners

August 2017 QSSUG Meeting – Azure SQL Data Warehouse for Beginners

When on-premise, Data Warehouses are not the only option, many questions arise surrounding Azure SQL Data Warehouse.

In this session, David will cover the fundamentals of using Azure SQL Data Warehouse from a beginner’s perspective. He’ll discuss the benefits, demystify the pricing measurements and explain the difference between Azure SQL Database and Big Data.

By the end of this session, you will know how to deploy this services in just a few minutes using some of the latest techniques like extracting data from Azure data lakes and accessing Azure blob storage through PolyBase.

About the Presenter

Based in Brisbane, David Alzamendi is a Microsoft Certified Professional and Data Analytics consultant at WARDY IT Solutions. David has been immersed in the Business Intelligence space for the past 6 years, implementing data solutions for clients across Australia, Argentina and Spain.

David is passionate about the positive impact data can have on our lives, businesses, economy and the environment. He prides himself on using his creativity and optimism to solve what others thought impossible.


Microsoft Brisbane – Level 28, 400 George Street, Brisbane

Date & Time:

Thursday, 24th August 2017
Catering from 5:30PM for a 6:00PM Start (meetings typically finish at 7:30PM)

To Register: Please register here to help us organise catering.

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