Timeseries Analytics Capabilities, and Azure Data Explorer (ADX)

[read this post on Mr. Fox SQL blog]

I’ve had a few recent conversations where customers/partners were encountering scale concerns in existing timeseries database applications hosted outside of Azure, and wished to explore the native services in Azure to support their list of critical analytical requirements. After reviewing the list my mind immediately went to the awesome Azure Data Explorer (ADX).

Without going into detail about these scenarios – this blog post explores the types of core functionality that typical timeseries data processing applications seek, and how “out of the box” functionality built into ADX aligns extremely well to meet these challenges head-on.

So given the above, hopefully this breakdown of critical ADX capabilities helps you align your own timeseries database / application needs to Azure Data Explorer!

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