ASF 034: Alex Yates interview (part 1)

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ASF 034: Alex Yates interview (part 1)

Introduction Alex is a Data Platform MVP who loves DevOps. He’s has been helping data professionals apply DevOps principles to relational database development and deployment since 2010. He’s most proud

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My last day of being MVP

Yesterday was my last day of being Microsoft Most Valuable Professional. There are several cases where you may leave the MVP Program: breaking MVP agreement by, for example, sharing confidential

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ASF 033: Denis Reznik interview

Introduction Denis is a Data Architect. He has more than ten years of experience in software development, database design and performance tuning for cloud and on-premises solutions. In 2010 Denis

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Last Week Reading (2020-08-02)

Press ADF Release Notes 07/31/2020 I believe this is the first Release Notes from ADF Team. Working with Git repositories in Azure Pipelines Multi-repository access and more. DevOps for Azure

Last Week Reading (2020-07-27)

Press SQL Server Management Studio 18.6 is available  The latest version of the most popular SQL Server tools is generally available. Azure Data Factory extension New version of Azure DevOps

Last Week Reading (2020-07-12)

Press Azure resource providers operations List of all of the available ADF-specific RBAC permissions. Simplifying declarative deployments in Azure The power of What-If within ARM Template deployments. Collecting custom parameters/variables

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Publish ADF from code to further environments

Struggling with #ADF deployment? adf_publish branch doesn’t suit your purposes? Don’t have skills with PowerShell? I have good news for you. There is a new tool in the market. It’s a task for Azure

Last Week Reading (2020-07-05)

Press ASF 032: Jennifer Stirrup interview The latest episode of the Ask SQL Family podcast. Azure SQL Managed Instance MP New Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager that allows

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ASF 032: Jennifer Stirrup interview

Introduction Jennifer Stirrup is a data strategist and technologist, Microsoft Data Platform Most Valuable Professional (MVP), Microsoft Regional Director, Microsoft Certified Trainer, founder of Data Relish Ltd, diversity and technical

Last Week Reading (2020-06-28)

Press ExpandString in Powershell This function can do much more than you think. Pester – using -should -throw Useful example when you want to filter output by ExceptionType or ErrorId. ADF: