An Introduction to Azure Data Explorer


Big data consists of very large datasets, which can be structured, unstructured, and semi-structured. Data may be coming from various data sources in real-time or in batches. The traditional tools and technologies we have used in the past are not capable of processing and storing all this data in an efficient way. We need to have alternative tools and technologies to handle Big Data.

Azure Data Explorer is a PaaS resource from Azure which is ideal for analyzing large volumes of diverse data from any data source. In this article, I will discuss about the concepts and features of Azure