SQL Server Features & Components

SQHT06 What's New with Azure Data Factory


1:00pm - 2:15pm

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Josh Luedeman

Principal Engineering Manager


Azure Data Factory has launched version 2 of their product in to public beta at the end of 2017. It took the best features of version 1 and added new features in version 2 like time execution triggers, Azure Data Lake activities, and the ability to execute SSIS packages in Azure Data Factory. In this session we will walk through how the product has evolved, and help you understand the full feature set available in version 2. You will also understand how to lift and shift your SSIS packages to Azure Data Factory.

You will learn:

  • What the Azure Data Factory service is used for
  • The right and wrong use cases for Azure Data Factory
  • To deploy Data Factory in their environment