Are you interested in learning how to load external files into SQL Data Warehouse? In a recent webinar taught by Pragmatic Works Principal Consultant, Daniel Taylor, he covered all the information you need to know when starting out with external tables, which he often uses with our customers.
In the data driven business world we need the tools that allow us to better understand our data. Power BI is the best tool out there for your data. And now it’s even better with the new features that have been released over the past few months, offering a great way to extend Power BI and make it a more efficient storytelling tool.
In this episode of the “Problem, Design, Solution” Power BI series, we will be talking about the “Folder” option inside the sources display for Power BI Desktop. This is a fantastic feature that works well with your standard Delimited/CSV (Comma Separated Value) files, making life easier by importing any files you have in a directory.
We're kicking off the month exhibiting at PASS Summit 2017 in Seattle, WA and hosting our 6th annual SQL Karaoke event, often considered to be the highlight of PASS. You can follow us on our social platforms like Twitter and Facebook to stay updated on daily happenings at this event.
Check out what else we have coming up this month in our training, software and consulting departments!
Database testing is a critical aspect of development. BI and Data Warehouse testing is another level of testing that is key to ensuring the quality of your data throughout your BI system. Data quality, or lack of it, is a focus of many these days. Bad data is an epidemic, and data testing is the key to solving the epidemic while allowing you to have confidence in your data.
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