Category Archives: Azure Purview

Data News – 2021-02-22

It’s Monday again and it’s time for #WolfisDataNews again! Power BI Gartner MQ for Analytics and BI Platforms 2021: The new Gartner Magic Quadrant was released in the past week. And Microsoft (with the Power BI platform), well, stayed in … Continue reading

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Data News – 2021-02-15

It’s Monday again and it’s time for #WolfisDataNews again! Power BI Power BI Embedded Generation 2 is in preview for Azure subscriber now! https://powerbi.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/announcing-power-bi-embedded-generation-2-preview/ Michael Kovalsky from the Power BI team published a huuuge collection of best practices rules for … Continue reading

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Data News – 2021-02-08

Another week and other data links for you! I hope you had a great weekend – we had spring temperature for a few days in Austria – some gardening plus a long run (21k) .. and now some data news… … Continue reading

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Azure Purview Preview (Free) Pricing – Check your Azure Subscription type!

Updates to this topic: Chapters added at the end of the blog post 2021-02-27: Clarification of billing of Azure Purview 2021-02-27: Extension of the Azure Purview Free Preview Period The initial blog post Beginning of December 2020, Azure Purview was … Continue reading

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Data News – 2021-02-01

Another week and other data links for you! I hope you had a great weekend – I spent mine outdoors – long walks and long runs.. and it was great to be outside in the snow! Power BI The new … Continue reading

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Better Together – Azure Synapse Analytics and Azure Purview

In the past months I had the chance to play with and build solutions based on Azure Synapse Analytics and Azure Purview. Azure Synapse (my Synapse blog entries) as the foundation for a solid platform to store, analyze and build … Continue reading

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Azure Purview – Use the Starter Kit to create a data estate demo environment

Maybe you’ve heard of Azure Purview, the new Azure data governance service, that was released into public preview in the beginning of December 2020. Very often, when I want to test some new services I miss some infrastructure and environments … Continue reading

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Azure Purview – How to get your External Connections menu

During my tests with Azure Purview I found out, that in my demo accounts (I created multiple to test it) the Management menu was missing some items. Updated post: 2020-12-07 9:30 pm -> Read the Information from the Purview team … Continue reading

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Data News – 2020-12-07

Welcome to another episode of my #DataNews series. In the past week I found some interesting stuff I find you should have a look at. The last week was a very interesting one – huge and long awaited announcements happened … Continue reading

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Create your own Purview catalog instance

After the announcement of the Azure Purview preview, the first videos published (Microsoft Mechanics and Simon Whiteley), my first Purview overview blog post it is now time to start with Azure Purview and create our first instance. Creation and (Initial) … Continue reading

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