Arizona SQL Server Users Group

Next Meeting: Wed, Jun 11 2014

AZ SQL Server User Group June Mtg: A lap around the Analytics Platform System (APS)

Language: English
Event Type: In-Person
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Title:  A lap around the Analytics Platform System (APS)
Description:
The Analytics Platform System brings Microsoft’s massively parallel processing (MPP) data warehouse technology–the SQL Server Parallel Data Warehouse (PDW)–together with HDInsight, Microsoft’s 100% Apache Hadoop distribution, and delivers it as a turnkey appliance. To integrate data from SQL Server PDW with data from Hadoop, APS offers the PolyBase data querying technology.
In this presentation Orion will talk about the fundamental working principles of APS and its building blocks.  He will also run some queries on a live APS system and show query performance and monitoring functionalities.
BIO:
Orion Gebremedhin, is a Principal Consultant and BI architect with Neudesic LLC, a Microsoft National System Integrator. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional in the various BI tools and has overseen the successful implementation of a number of large scale business intelligence and data warehousing projects on the Microsoft BI Stack in; manufacturing, Utility, transportation, education and large scale gaming and hospitality establishments.  In his spare time he enjoys, mountain biking, traveling and building on the internet of all things.

When

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UTC : Wed, Jun 11 2014 23:30 - 01:00
Event Time : Wed, Jun 11 2014 16:30 - 18:00 (UTC-07:00) Arizona
Your Local Time: Wed, Jun 11 2014 23:30 - 01:00

Where

60 E Rio Salado Parkway, 12th Floor
Tempe, Arizona

Direction: None

Featured Presentation

A lap around the Analytics Platform System (APS)

Speaker: Orion Gebremedhin, Principal Consultant and BI architect Neudesic

Summary: The Analytics Platform System brings Microsoft’s massively parallel processing (MPP) data warehouse technology–the SQL Server Parallel Data Warehouse (PDW)–together with HDInsight, Microsoft’s 100% Apache Hadoop distribution, and delivers it as a turnkey appliance. To integrate data from SQL Server PDW with data from Hadoop, APS offers the PolyBase data querying technology. In this presentation Orion will talk about the fundamental working principles of APS and its building blocks. He will also run some queries on a live APS system and show query performance and monitoring functionalities.

About Orion: Orion Gebremedhin, is a Principal Consultant and BI architect with Neudesic LLC, a Microsoft National System Integrator. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional in the various BI tools and has overseen the successful implementation of a number of large scale business intelligence and data warehousing projects on the Microsoft BI Stack in; manufacturing, Utility, transportation, education and large scale gaming and hospitality establishments. In his spare time he enjoys, mountain biking, traveling and building on the internet of all things.

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