Azure for the Data Engineer

Data Engineer
Azure Portal
Virtual Machines

Explore how the world of data has evolved and how the advent of cloud technologies is providing new opportunities for business to explore. You will learn the various data platform technologies that are available, and how a Data Engineer can take advantage of this technology to an organization benefit.



Modules in this learning path

Understand the evolving world of data

Learn how the world of data is evolving and its impact on data professionals. Explore the differences between on-premises and cloud data solutions, and work through sample business cases which benefit from the cloud technologies.

Survey the services in the Azure Data Platform

Learn how the Microsoft Azure platform provides a rich set of technologies to analyze text, images, relational, non-relational, or streaming data. See how Data Engineers can choose the technologies that are most appropriate to meet their business requirements and scale those solutions to meet demand securely.

Identify the tasks a Data Engineer performs in a cloud-hosted architecture

Learn the roles and responsibilities of a Data Engineer, and how they interact with other data and AI professionals. Explore the data engineering practices that are commonly undertaken in the role and examine a high-level process for architecting a data engineering project.