High-Performance Modern Data Warehousing with Azure Databricks and Azure SQL Data Warehouse

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As organizations move to the cloud, the architecture for a Modern Data Warehouse (MDW) allows a new level of performance and scalability.  A modern data warehouse enables bringing together data at any scale easily, and to get insights through analytical dashboards, operational reports, or advanced analytics.  But what does an MDW look like? The following...

Announcing Databricks Runtime 5.1

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We are excited to announce the release of Databricks Runtime 5.1. This release includes several new features, performance and quality improvements. We highly recommend upgrading to Databricks Runtime 5.1 to benefit from all of these. Release highlights: Azure Active Directory Credential Passthrough to ADLS Gen1 (Preview) 7% performance gain overall for Databricks Azure New in...