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Data Platform Modernization

Take your customers’ businesses to the next level and unlock the true power of data, no matter where it is.

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The opportunity

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Go to market

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Grow your practice


Data platform products

Get flexible, easy-to-use products that grow your customers' businesses.

SQL Server

Get powerful performance and security with SQL Server 2017's performance and security on Windows, Linux, and Docker containers—giving customers the power of choice.

Azure SQL Database

Azure SQL Database gives you a cloud database service that provides engine compatibility. Migrate your SQL Server databases without changing your apps.

Azure Cosmos DB

Azure Cosmos DB offers a database designed for mobile and web applications. It’s also a database as a service (DaaS), fully managed by Microsoft Azure.

Azure Data Bricks

Accelerate innovations by enabling data science with a high-performance analytics platform that’s optimized for Azure.

Azure SQL Data Warehouse

Azure SQL Data Warehouse is the industry's first enterprise-class data warehouse that can independently not only scale compute and store to improve data analytics.

Power BI

Turn your big data into big insights, faster, with this suite of powerful business analytics tools. Create beautiful reports with ease.

Featured courses

Learn how to build a successful Data Platform Modernization practice and help your customers grow their businesses.

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Azure Data Factory

See how to leverage large-scale data stores into business advantage with simplicity and speed in this training series.

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Introduction to Azure SQL database

Explore the basics with core documentation on Azure SQL.

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Data Platform Online

Nurture and speed up the data platform sales cycle with guidance and real-world scenarios from this training series.

New courses

Learn new skills with new courses to develop your Data Platform Modernization practice.

Technical journeys

Sharpen your skills with webinars focused on the technical side of your Data Platform Modernization practice.

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SQL Server deep dive

Get guidance on server migration and cloud services to help prepare your customers for SQL deployments.

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Data platform and analytics news

Stay up to date with the latest news, including feature updates and releases.

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Intro to Power BI

Learn how Power BI and Cortana Intelligence Suite can help your customers use data to make better decisions, faster.

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Common scenarios for Power BI

Dive deep into the preparation and planning needed for Power BI data sources.

Advanced training

The more you learn, the more your customers learn. These courses will expand your expertise in Data Platform Modernization practice.

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Business analytics

Get detailed guidance to help you analyze and visualize your data.

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Internet of Things (IoT)

From basic components to in-depth architecture, learn the skills you need to develop IoT solutions on Azure.

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Data platform apps

Learn about Azure SQL, data migration, security, advanced data processing, and more.

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Modern data warehouse and big data

Discover how to design big data solutions with resources including Azure Data Lake.

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Next steps: build an Artificial Intelligence practice

Data makes AI smarter. See what AI is doing for businesses like yours.

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Get involved in the community

Connect with other partners in the Microsoft Partner Community: talk business technology, get inspiration, share knowledge and insights, learn about opportunities, and more.

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