Using Parquet Files in Azure


For moving and storing data, Parquet files are everything that CSV aren’t. We’re going to look at how different Azure activities, components, resources use Parquet files in real life scenarios. You’ll come away wanting everything to be a parquet file. Well, at least an appreciation of the many benefits of parquet files, and an excitement to work with them. The technology and optimization of parquet files will not be a focus of this talk.


  • Mike Burek

    16 Recordings
    Mike Burek has worked with SQL Server for 25 years. Throughout his career, he has often worked with marketing data. From this, he has experience with various tools for ETL as the industry and programming has changed and matured over time. On the SQL Server side, he has held senior positions in database administration and database programming, focusing on optimization, automation, and increasing the value of data. Outside of work, he also runs the Austin SQL Server user group and makes a big effort to train others to help them grow in their careers.

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Jul 18, 2023

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