Category Archives: Data Governance

Microsoft Purview and the Apache ATLAS API

This week, I had the pleasure to present for the Hybrid Virtual Group about how to Extend and Customize your Microsoft Purview account with the Apache ATLAS API. I really enjoyed presenting again for this group and thanks for everyone … Continue reading

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(Data/Power BI) Governance Sessions at SQLBits 2023

This week is SQLBits 2023 week. I will start my journey tomorrow and in preparation I had a look at the schedule to find some interesting sessions in the Data / Power BI Governance area. There is a huge list … Continue reading

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Microsoft Purview in the Year 2022 – A Recap Tour

A lot happened in the Microsoft Data Governance area, especially in the area of Microsoft Purview Data Governance. Let’s go back in history and wrap up the announcements that have been made in Microsoft (Azure) Purview area. My main source … Continue reading

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Microsoft Purview and Data Governance at PASS Data Community Summit

Yesterday the session catalog for the hybrid PASS Data Community Summit 2022 was released. I am now allowed to talk about my sessions that got selected for this event. It looks like there is a little bit of Data Governance … Continue reading

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DataGrillen 2022 – Data Governance Session

Last week was DataGrillen 2022 time. An in-person event and it was fun. Big kudos again to the organizers – Ben and William for another edition of a relaxed and perfectly organized event! I had the pleasure to talk about … Continue reading

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Azure Purview is now part of Microsoft Purview

I was ready for a nice relaxing evening today, when an email appeared in my inbox “Azure Purview is now Microsoft Purview!” Initially I thought… yeah.. “just another Microsoft product name renaming” .. but when I read through it more … Continue reading

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Azure Purview Announcements March 2022

Hi members of #TeamDatagovernance! It’s SQLBits week and I have the feeling that the Azure Purview team released some new features I want to summarize and give you some pointers to the announcement posts and documentation: Dynamic SQL Lineage For … Continue reading

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SQLBits 2022 – It’s quite a #DataGovernance theme for me…

17 Days to go… Starting on Tuesday, 8th March London will be the Microsoft Data capital for a week. It’s SQLBits (https://arcade.sqlbits.com/) time again and this year – if everything goes well – it will be an in-person conference experience … Continue reading

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A new Azure Purview permission level – Policy authors

I’ve spotted a new Azure Purview permission level – Policy Authors. This new permission level is connected to the new Data Access Policy Management in Purview (as of today 2021-12-30 in preview; https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/purview/how-to-access-policies-storage) One may ask: Why Wolfgang, why no … Continue reading

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Add a root collection admin to your Azure Purview account (not in Purview Studio)

Some time ago, the permissions scheme in Azure Purview changed and the collection level was introduced as a level of permission. (documentation – Access control in Azure Purview) With that, the root collection and its assigned administrators get more and … Continue reading

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