Welcome to FoxPASS, the SQL Server community for Northeast Wisconsin! 

Next Meeting: Wed, Jan 03 2018

FoxPass January 2018 Meeting

Language: English
Event Type: In-Person & Online
Online Meeting URL:

FoxPass January 2018 Meeting


Event Time : Wed, Jan 03 2018 17:30 - 19:30 (UTC-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
Your Local Time: Wed, Jan 03 2018 23:30 - 01:30


4351 W College Ave
Appleton, Wisconsin

Direction: None

Featured Presentation

Processing Big Data with Azure Data Lake Analytics

Speaker: Sean Forgatch, Business Intelligence Consultant Talavant

Summary: Azure Data Lake Analytics or ADLA is all about bringing Big Data capabilities to the masses. Utilize Hadoop technologies to work with both structured and unstructured data. Code in Python, .NET, and U-SQL. In this session, we will work with U-SQL, which is Microsoft's Big Data language which encompasses both SQL and C#, and similar to HiveQL. Learn about how these technologies can bring value to your organization and where to apply them. Agenda: Fundamental concepts and considerations when designing a Data Lake Review when and why you would use ADLA Deep Dive into ADLA to learn about processing Big Data utilizing U-SQL

About Sean: Sean Forgatch is a Business Intelligence Consultant at Talavant focusing on Data Integration and Analytics. He is passionate about the healthcare industry and enjoys building solutions that impact patients lives. His latest interest have been developing with BIML and U-SQL while defining best practices for Data Lake implementations. He can often be found at tech meetups around the Milwaukee, WI area. When not developing he enjoys running, biking, and visiting family in Northern California and Southern Illinois.

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