Introduction to Azure Data Lake storage

Data Engineer
Data Lake

Learn how Azure Data Lake Storage provides a cloud storage service that is highly available, secure, durable, scalable, and redundant and brings new efficiencies to processing big data analytics workloads.

Learning objectives

In this module you will:

  • Decide when you should use Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2
  • Create an Azure storage account by using the Azure portal
  • Compare Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 and Azure Blob storage
  • Explore the stages for processing big data by using Azure Data Lake Store
  • List the supported open-source platforms