SQL on Azure Databricks: SQL goes Big Data in the Digital Age

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Bryant University

1150 Douglas Pike · Smithfield, RI

How to find us

We're in Bello Center Room 102, in the building that borders on the parking lot furthest to the right facing the campus.

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Details

Did you know that Spark, the Big Data platform used by Azure Databricks, supports SQL as a first-class language? In fact, it supports the full ANSI SQL standard with all the bells and whistles you know and love. So if you've been wondering how your SQL skills can be used in the world of Big Data, come to this session. Lot's of code demonstrations will make things crystal clear and you'll leave more excited than ever about SQL!
Although not required, you are encouraged to bring your laptop so you can experience Databricks hands-on for yourself using a free edition.

Pizza and soda start at 6:30 PM. See you there!

About Bryan Cafferky...

Bryan has decades of experience on SQL Server and other data platforms. He is an avid evangelist for Azure Databricks, Big Data, and AI. Currently, Bryan develops Data Science Certification training for Microsoft. On his off time, Bryan creates training videos on YouTube that include Cloud, Data, Analytics, and Automation.