Azure Purview | Map, Discover, and Find Insights Across Data Sources

published 4 months ago by Microsoft Mechanics

Azure Purview is a significant breakthrough service, especially from a data management perspective. Because data can take many different forms, it's difficult to get a handle on the volumes of data that sit across your organization in multiple clouds and on premises. Purview solves for data discovery and provides the foundation for effective data governance. Ultimately, the better you understand the data you have, the more effectively you can use it across your organization. Purview provides: A unified platform that automatically discovers and classifies your data without the need to move it. Rich user experiences, enable data, producers, consumers, and stewards to easily collaborate. A way to easily track and visualize the lineage of your data across the data estate, so you can easily see where data is moved and how it's been transformed. ► QUICK LINKS: 00:00 - Introduction 01:10 - What is Azure Purview? 03:02 - Purview in action: Search process 04:38 - Purview in action: Tables information & lineage view 06:23 - How it works 07:43 - Setup 09:33 - Options to scan data 10:57 - Insights: Bird’s eye view of data landscape 12:11 - Closing notes ► Link References: Get started and sign up for Azure Purview at To learn more, check out our online resources at Unfamiliar with Microsoft Mechanics? We are Microsoft’s official video series for IT. You can watch and share valuable content and demos of current and upcoming tech from the people who build it at #Microsoft. Subscribe to our YouTube: Follow us on Twitter: Follow us on LinkedIn: Follow us on Facebook:

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