Explore fundamentals of real-time analytics

Business User
Data Engineer

Learn about the basics of stream processing, and the services in Microsoft Azure that you can use to implement real-time analytics solutions.

Learning objectives

  • Compare batch and stream processing
  • Describe common elements of streaming data solutions
  • Describe features and capabilities of Azure Stream Analytics
  • Describe features and capabilities of Spark Structured Streaming on Azure
  • Describe features and capabilities of realtime analytics in Microsoft Fabric


Before starting this module, you should have some conceptual understanding of modern data warehousing and analytics, and you should be familiar with Azure services for data workloads, including Azure Storage, Azure SQL Database, and Azure Synapse Analytics.