Creating SQL containers on Azure Data Studio Notebooks with Python


Background history

The SQL Server tools team at Microsoft introduced Notebooks to Azure Data Studio (ADS) around March 2019. Since then, data professionals from the SQL Server community have been posting and sharing knowledge on how to make the most of this awesome new feature. It was probably May of 2019 when I decided to give ADS Notebooks a try. I started simply just creating some simplified versions of T-SQL notebooks. Then, I decided to move a step forward experimenting with the code cells that support markdown. I felt this step very natural for me, because of my familiarity with