How do we handle data skew in Azure Data Explorer?

Bharath Kumar B 21 Reputation points
2022-07-04T10:55:35.347+00:00

Hi team - I would like to understand how to identify whether our tables are impacted due to data skew and if so how we can handle it.

Is smaller extents size cause data skew?

Please share some insights around this.

Azure Data Explorer
Azure Data Explorer
An Azure data analytics service for real-time analysis on large volumes of data streaming from sources including applications, websites, and internet of things devices.
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  1. Olaf Helper 39,181 Reputation points
    2022-07-04T11:19:20.103+00:00

    data skew

    What do you mean with this?

    Azure Data Explorer

    It's just a tool to query data. If you get a "skew" result, then because of your existing data, not because of the tool.

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