Andrew Brust


Andrew Brust has worked in the software industry for 25 years as a developer, consultant, entrepreneur and CTO, specializing in application development, databases and business intelligence technology. He has been a developer magazine columnist and conference speaker since the mid-90s, and a technology book writer and blogger since 2005. Andrew serves as Senior Director, Technical Product Marketing and Evangelism at Datameer, a big data analytics company.

Andrew does consulting work for various software and technology solution providers including, very often, Microsoft partner companies and, on occasion, with Microsoft itself. Andrew is also a member of several Microsoft expert and influencer programs for which he receives no monetary compensation. Andrew does not own discrete shares in any tech company other than his own.

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Azure Synapse Analytics data lake features: up close

Azure Synapse Analytics data lake features: up close

Microsoft has added a slew of new data lake features to Synapse Analytics, based on Apache Spark. It also integrates Azure Data Factory, Power BI and Azure Machine Learning. These features are still in public preview, but that's good enough for us to take a visual tour of what's new.

September 9, 2020 by in Big Data