May 4, 2021
Modernize your existing data at scale, and solve for operational efficiency with Azure SQL Managed Instance. Azure SQL MI is an intelligent, scalable, cloud database service and fully managed SQL server.
Nipun Sharma, lead data architect, joins Jeremy Chapman to share how the Australian subsidiary of large equipment manufacturer, Komatsu, built a scalable and proactive sales and inventory management and customer servicing model on top of Azure SQL Managed Instance to consolidate their legacy data estate on-premises. See what they did to expand their operational visibility and time to insights, including self-service reporting through integration with Power BI.
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00:00 - Introduction
00:30 - Komatsu’s background
03:28 - Komatsu’s modernization path
04:12 - Consolidating data to one source
05:50 - Data migration and consolidation of 3 core systems
08:20 - Example reports
09:49 - Self-service reporting
11:17 - Built-in auto tuning
12:45 - What’s next for Komatsu?
13:45 - Wrap up
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