Date: 2 March 2021
Time: 18:00 UTC
Topic: It’s just a SQL – Crash course on Synapse Serverless for T-SQL Ninjas!
Are you a seasoned T-SQL developer, used to solve each and every challenge by writing plain old SQL? But, now you need to leverage data coming from semi-structured or unstructured sources?
What if I tell you that you can get your mission accomplished by writing your favorite T-SQL syntax?
In this session, you will learn what is a Serverless SQL pool within Azure Synapse Analytics, how it works behind the scenes, and how can you preserve your “T-SQL Ninja” status even when dealing with the data coming from CSV and Parquet files, or from NoSQL database.
About the presenter: Nikola Ilic
Passionate about Data Analysis, Data Modeling, and extracting knowledge from raw data. Extensive experience in Banking Business and Online Gaming industry, combined with broad IT knowledge. Curious by nature, always motivated to learn the latest technologies and tools and work with talented people. Blogger @ https://data-mozart.com, speaker, Data Engineering, and Business Intelligence enthusiast, interested in mining useful information from structured and less structured data. True football/soccer (and Barca) fan!