Operational disruptions, strategic pivots & remote working – all have highlighted that analytics plays a pivotal role in optimizing business processes & products. But unexplored situations demand reliable insights in real-time so businesses can immediately identify what’s working & what’s not.
Following the global pandemic, the urgency for business-leading insights has only been intensified, aggravating the need for up-to-the-minute analytics. Equally imperative is the need to extract and share these insights in the most cost-efficient way. This is where Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics comes into play! It allows organizations working in siloed infrastructure to manage and analyze their data from a single place, thereby breaking down all possible silos – team, data and skills.
If you’re also someone looking to expedite time-to-insight with a unified experience while saving big on costs, then dig in to know why it is the need of the hour, how it works, where it fits best & why you should give it a go!
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Formerly known as Azure SQL Data Warehouse, it is an analytics service from Microsoft that offers a unified workspace for both enterprise data warehouse and big data analytics.
Let’s assume that a C-level executive needs a detailed report on sales performance in the northern U.S. over the last quarter. Typically this would require the data engineer to invest considerable time and effort to locate this piece of information and with some extensive yet precise coding to tie diverse services together. They might also need the assistance of a systems integration partner to extract it. Sounds like a time-consuming, expensive & exhaustive proposition! Isn’t it?
But Azure Synapse Analytics can make this easy! The platform offers the flexibility to query data on-demand, using dedicated options and serverless – at scale. It is therefore, you can quickly ingest the data, transform and query it using SQL.
Further, businesses can also analyze the data using machine learning algorithms and visualize the result over a rich PowerBI Dashboard, how about that? Hence it is a great tool for companies to manage real-time analytics for:
Businesses of today use a variety of tools to manage, store and analyze workloads. And, you will agree, things can go wrong when one of the interconnected systems faces a downtime or any other technical challenge. Azure Synapse Analytics offers businesses centralized management of the data lakes and data warehouses. Interestingly, Azure Synapse Studio offers a unified workspace for data preparation, data management, data warehousing, Big Data & Artificial Intelligence tasks.
Here are some of the salient benefits;
With Azure Synapse Analytics, we help data engineers and business analysts to help you optimize organizational goals work collaboratively.
Synapse Analytics enables businesses across industries to use their data much more securely, accurately, productively & efficiently by collating insights from diverse data sources, warehouses & analytics solutions. Let’s see how with some practical real-world applications.
Industry 4.0 combines operations with analytics and enables instant access to accurate data which in turn enables manufacturers to:
Centralize information from connected sales channels & generate insights in real-time to serve customers better & create a robust supply chain.
Ease the pressure exerted by a shortage of care workers, constantly changing regulatory requirements and rising patient expectations.
Stay competitive, curate personalized customer journeys, ensure compliance and implement effective governance practices.
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You can learn more about our full-spectrum data analytics service offerings and how we can add value.
Azure Synapse Analytics is the one-stop destination for data engineers to have an entire end-to-end data pipeline in one place. And, Synapse can deliver business insights in under a few hours. Therefore you need not have to spend on additional technology platforms to bring data from different platforms into a single place. If you’re convinced and want to realize the business benefits of Synapse, we’re ready to assist you.
Our long-standing association with Microsoft lends us a profound understanding of Azure tools; making us a trusted tech partner for long-term Microsoft Azure analytics services. Whether you need assistance for data analytics implementation or complex Azure migrations, we’ve done it all before and can deliver on your vision within your timelines and with less risk.