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Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 provides a cloud storage service that is available, secure, durable, scalable, and redundant. It's a comprehensive data lake solution.

Azure Data Lake Storage brings new efficiencies to process big data analytics workloads and can provide data to many compute technologies including Azure HDInsight and Azure Databricks without needing to move the data around. Creating an Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 data store can be an important tool in building a big data analytics solution.

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Mike is creating an Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 account. He must configure this account to be able to process analytical data workloads for best performance. Which option should he configure when creating the storage account?

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In which phase of big data processing is Azure Data Lake Storage located?