Data and Analytics with Azure

Be at the forefront of Data and Analytics: Access, manage, and act on data with a single, AI-powered platform.

Improve How Your Entire
Team Uses Data

Mint offers a comprehensive suite of data analytics capabilities designed to empower organizations to unlock insights from their data and drive informed decision-making.

Using the Microsoft Azure cloud, your business can seamlessly ingest, store, process, analyze, and visualize data across various sources and formats leveraging advanced technologies such as machine learning, artificial intelligence, and big data processing. 

Microsoft Fabric: Putting Data Analytics to Work

Fabric can help everyone in your organization manage, interpret, and act on data and insights.

Unify Your Data

Establish an open and lake-centric hub that helps you connect and curate data from anywhere and eliminate sprawl.

Manage AI Models

Accelerate analysis by developing AI models on a single foundation without data movement—reducing time to value.

Empower Every User

Innovate faster by helping everyone act on insights in Microsoft 365 apps, such as Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Teams.

Govern and Protect Your Data

Responsibly connect people and data using an open platform with built-in security, governance, and compliance.

Re-imagine Your Business with Powerful Data Capabilities

Role-Based Tools: Equip each role with personalized analytics tools that help them independently generate real-time insights.

AI Features: Boost productivity and save time across your analytics workloads with Copilot in Microsoft Fabric.  

Governance and Compliance:  Connect your clouds and analytics services to an open, governed, and scalable foundation. 

Cost Management: Simplify cost management and usage tracking with unified capacity units and a single bill.

Get a free Data and AI project Cost Estimate

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Powerful Technologies That Work Together

Mint enables organizations to derive actionable insights, uncover patterns, and predict trends from their data. From self-service analytics tools like Power BI for intuitive data visualization to advanced analytics platforms like Azure Synapse Analytics for big data processing and analytics at scale, Microsoft Data and Analytics provides a flexible and scalable ecosystem to meet diverse data analytics needs.

OneLake

  • Unite all your data and users in one data lake while defining domains that help organize, manage, and govern your data mesh.
  • Load data of any format into the lake one time and access that single copy across any Fabric analytics engine.
  • Create shortcuts between Azure Databricks, Amazon Web Services, and more without duplicating, moving, or changing ownership.
  • Manage all your data from a single hub indexed for searchability, governance, and compliance.

Data Factory

  • Visually connect your on-premises and cloud-based sources together with more than 150 connectors.
  • Unify your data estate by combining the intuitiveness of Microsoft Power Query with the scalability of Azure Data Factory.
  • Give data teams the tools needed to consolidate hybrid data, helping them monitor and manage data across your organization.

Synapse

  • Provide data engineers with authoring experiences that support data analysis and collaboration. 
  • Quickly create predictive AI models at scale and boost collaboration when deploying and managing machine learning models. 
  • Gain industry-leading SQL performance and the ability to scale computing and storage independently. 
  • Improve customer experiences and business operations through real-time analysis of data from apps, websites, and devices. 

Data Activator

  • Create a system of detection that continuously monitors your analytics to coordinate human and automated actions. 
  • Combine and sort through data to determine alert conditions that trigger responses across systems like Microsoft Teams. 
  • Prompt actions, such as sending an email or running a Power Automate workflow, to use data insights faster. 

PowerBI

  • Create impactful reports and discover key insights from your data with easy-to-use tools and engaging visuals. 
  • Create reports, understand data, and summarize insights with Copilot in Power BI—now in preview. 
  • Deliver data reports and insights directly within the Microsoft 365 apps you use every day. 

Experience the Next Generation in Analytics

Give your data teams all the tools they need in a unified experience that reduces the cost and effort of integration.

Complete data platform

Lake-centric and open

Built for data culture

Powered by AI

Frequently Asked Questions

Answer: Data analytics involves the process of analyzing raw data to uncover valuable insights, trends, and patterns that can inform decision-making and drive business strategy. By harnessing the power of data analytics, businesses can gain a deeper understanding of their operations, customers, and market dynamics. This enables them to make more informed decisions, optimize processes, identify new opportunities for growth, and ultimately gain a competitive edge in their industry.

Answer: Data analytics encompasses various techniques, each suited to different types of data and analytical goals. Descriptive analytics focuses on summarizing historical data to understand past events and trends. Predictive analytics utilizes statistical models and machine learning algorithms to forecast future outcomes based on historical patterns. Prescriptive analytics goes a step further by recommending actions to optimize outcomes based on predictive insights. By understanding the distinctions between these techniques, businesses can tailor their analytics approach to meet specific objectives and derive maximum value from their data.

Answer: Data analytics faces several challenges, including ensuring data quality, scaling analytics processes to handle large volumes of data, and protecting privacy and security. To address these challenges, organizations employ a combination of techniques such as data cleansing and normalization to improve data quality, leveraging cloud-based platforms and distributed computing technologies for scalability, and implementing robust data governance and security measures to safeguard sensitive information. Additionally, advancements in AI and machine learning are enabling more automated and efficient data analytics workflows, helping organizations overcome these challenges more effectively.

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