Information on Azure Storage solutions, video talking about App development and Kubernetes workloads, also act as introduction to other available Azure Storage services.   Azure Storage platform is Microsoft's cloud storage solution for modern data storage scenarios. 

Azure Storage platform a massively scalable object store for data objects, disk storage for Azure virtual machines, messaging store for reliable messaging, between application components, and a file system service for the cloud.  The core Azure Storage services offer are, for data services, are Azure Blobs, Azure Files, Azure Queues, Azure Tables and Azure Disk.  Link below to a video, from Microsoft Azure, YouTube channel with detail information on Azure Storage services.

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Developing on PostgreSQL with Google Cloud Spanner. PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system with over 30 years of active development that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability and performance.

Cloud Spanner is a distributed SQL database management and storage service developed by Google. It provides features such as global transactions, automatic multi-site replication, strongly consistent reads. Last year at the Next 2021 conference, Google announced a PostgreSQL interface for Cloud Spanner. The new Cloud Spanner interface in preview now, combines the scalability and reliability of Spanner with the familiarity among developers and portability of PostgreSQL, link below to a video.

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Data warehousing and enterprise analytics are synonymous with one another.  Data warehousing allows an organization to store large volume of data.  The organization then can query and analyze that data based on transactional sources for data mining purposes, to help the organization grow.  This is where Azure Synapse Analytics can help. 

Azure Synapse Analytics is a limitless analytics service that brings together data integration, enterprise data warehousing, and big data analytics.  Azure Synapse Analytics offers an integrated analytics service to bring together the data, from databases, big data systems and data warehouses, to help the organization by understanding data when it comes to supporting decision-making.  Link below to a blog from Microsoft with more information on Azure Synapse Analytics.

Azure Blob Storage helps you create data lakes for your analytics needs, and provides storage to build powerful cloud-native and mobile apps. Optimize costs with tiered storage for your long-term data, and flexibly scale up for high-performance computing and machine learning workloads. Two link below to a Azure Blob Storage

First link, is to video that reviews the steps to setup & use a Azure Premium Blob Storage account, and how to store and access unstructured data at scale. The second link is to a Microsoft blog, with information on Azure Blob Storage massively scalable,  secure object storage for cloud-native workloads, archives, data lakes, high-performance computing, and machine learning abilities.

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   Click here for a link is to a Microsoft blog, with information on Azure Blob Storage.