Jun 5, 2023
Sagar Lad is a Technical Solution Architect with a leading multinational software company and has deep expertise in implementing Data & Analytics solutions for large enterprises using Cloud and Artificial Intelligence. He is an experienced Azure Platform evangelist with 9+ Years of IT experience and a strong focus on driving cloud adoption for enterprise organizations using Microsoft Cloud Solutions & Offerings. He loves blogging and is an active blogger on Medium, LinkedIn, and the C# Corner developer community. He was awarded the C# Corner MVP in September 2021 for his contributions to the developer community. He’s also the author of three books, Mastering Databricks Lakehouse Platform, Azure Security for Critical Workloads, and Hands-On Azure Data Platform.
Topics of Discussion:
[2:57] Sagar talks about the critical points in his career that led him to technology.
[6:01] What turned Sagar on to a love of data?
[8:39] With so much technical jargon out there, how do you simplify?
[12:40] What is Data Lakehouse?
[13:25] What are some common scenarios where Data Lakehouse can be really valuable?
[18:53] What does unit testing mean in the data bricks world?
[22:10] How long does it take to run the tests in Azure?
[25:42] What’s the most expensive Databricks environment that Sagar has seen on a monthly basis?
[27:54] What are some of the things that are being missed around the industry?
[31:42] Sagar says that when we talk about security, there are seven layers.
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Certifications: Sagar Lad on Credly
LinkedIn: Sagar Lad on LinkedIn
Medium: Sagar Lad on Medium
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