Data Analytics

How to Upload and Query a CSV File in Databricks

Welcome to another post in our Azure Every Day mini-series covering Databricks. Are you just starting out with Databricks and need to learn how to upload a CSV? In this post I’ll show you how to upload and query a file in Databricks. For a more detailed, step by step view, check out my video at the end of the post. Let’s get started!

Andie LetourneauHow to Upload and Query a CSV File in Databricks
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A Tutorial of Azure Data Studio

What do you know about Azure Data Studio? This application is a cross-platform database tool for data professionals when analyzing data and doing ETL work. Azure Data Studio is similar to SQL Server Management Studio but has much more functionality for data engineering-type tasks.

Brian CusterA Tutorial of Azure Data Studio
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Using COVID-19 Data in Power BI to Understand Global and Business Impacts

The COVID-19 Coronavirus has made for some very challenging times. It is affecting us personally with our families and of course, in business. I began to think about ways we can learn from this data and analyze daily COVID-19 Coronavirus case data from the CDC to better understand global and business impacts.

Paul TurleyUsing COVID-19 Data in Power BI to Understand Global and Business Impacts
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Data Quality with Azure Data Factory, Better Analytics at Scale

Do you want to learn how to how to build data quality projects in Azure Data Factory using data flows to prepare data for analytics at scale? In a recent webinar, Sr. Program Manager on the Azure Data Factory team, Mark Kromer, shows you how to do this, without writing any Spark code.

3CloudData Quality with Azure Data Factory, Better Analytics at Scale
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Pragmatic Works Recognized as Finalist for 2019 Microsoft Data Analytics Partner of the Year Award

PotY Logo 2019

Pragmatic Works is excited to announce that we have been named a finalist for the 2019 Microsoft Data Analytics Partner of the Year Award. The company was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.

Tom WardPragmatic Works Recognized as Finalist for 2019 Microsoft Data Analytics Partner of the Year Award
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Building a More Effective Sales Team Using Analytics

Building a More Effective Sales Teams Using Analytics

Your sales team is the backbone of your business. Today I’d like to talk about using analytics to build a more effective sales team. This is a big topic for many of our customers and I’ll give you some insight into how we’ve been helping customers to use analytics to make their sales teams go from good to great.

Tom WardBuilding a More Effective Sales Team Using Analytics
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Microsoft Leads the Pack with Power BI in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant of BI and Analytics Solutions

We’re excited to share a special report released called the Magic Quadrant by Gartner, which does an analysis of BI platforms and shows how different competitors stack up against each other. We’re excited to say that one of the leaders when it comes to BI and analytics tools is Microsoft, and the primary push to the top comes from Power BI!

Tom WardMicrosoft Leads the Pack with Power BI in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant of BI and Analytics Solutions
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