Principal consultant and architect specialising in big data solutions on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform.

Data engineering competencies include Azure Data Factory, Data Lake, Databricks, Stream Analytics, Event Hub, IoT Hub, Functions, Automation, Logic Apps and of course the complete SQL Server business intelligence stack.

Many years’ experience working within healthcare, retail and gaming verticals delivering analytics using industry leading methods and technical design patterns.

STEM ambassador and very active member of the data platform community delivering training and technical sessions at conferences both nationally and internationally.

Father, husband, swimmer, cyclist, runner, blood donor, geek, Lego and Star Wars fan!

Sessions

Demonstrating an end to end IoT solution providing real-time sensor data from a Raspberry Pi into an Azure IoT Hub, through Stream Analytics, then with outputs to Power BI and SQL DB. Learn how to build this simplified IoT solution from scratch.
Let’s understand the role of this hyper-scale two tier big data technology and how to harness its power with U-SQL, the offspring of T-SQL and C#. We’ll cover everything you need to know to get started developing solutions with Azure Data Lake.
If you have already mastered the basics of Azure Data Factory (ADF) and are now looking to advance your knowledge of the tool this is the session for you.
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