Set up Azure Data Lake Analytics for Microsoft Academic Graph
You could set up Azure Data Lake Analytics to run U-SQL scripts on Microsoft Academic Graph. Here are the step-by-step instructions.
Complete these tasks before you begin this tutorial:
- Setting up provisioning of Microsoft Academic Graph to an Azure blob storage account. See Get Microsoft Academic Graph on Azure storage.
Gather the information that you need
Before you begin, you should have these items of information:
✔️ The name of your Azure Storage (AS) account containing MAG dataset from Get Microsoft Academic Graph on Azure storage.
Create Azure Data Lake Analytics account
Home > Create a resource > Analytics > Data Lake Analytics
Create new Data Lake Analytics and Data Lake Storage Gen1 accounts, following the flow indicated in figure below:
Both accounts require a globally unique name
Make sure that you have these items of information:
✔️ The name of your Azure Data Lake Analytics (ADLA) account, e.g. mymagadla in the above example.
✔️ The name of your Azure Data Lake Storage (ADLS) account, e.g. mymagadls in the above example.
Configure Azure Data Lake Analytics to use Microsoft Academic Graph
Navigate to the new Azure Data Lake Analytics account created in the first section and add a new data source:
On the "add data source" dialog, select storage type "azure storage", selection method "select account" and the Azure Storage (AS) account you created for MAG provisioning:
Advance to the next step to learn about analytics and visualization using Azure Data Lake Analytics.