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2019-03-28T02:50:00Z

What do you like most about Azure Data Factory?

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What do you like most about Azure Data Factory?

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Top 10LeaderboardReal User

In terms of my personal experience, it works fine.

2021-08-31T13:03:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

It is very modular. It works well. We've used Data Factory and then made calls to libraries outside of Data Factory to do things that it wasn't optimized to do, and it worked really well. It is obviously proprietary in regards to Microsoft created it, but it is pretty easy and direct to bring in outside capabilities into Data Factory.

2021-08-11T18:32:33Z
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Top 20LeaderboardReal User

The most valuable feature is the copy activity.

2021-05-17T14:02:46Z
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Top 20LeaderboardReal User

I think it makes it very easy to understand what data flow is and so on. You can leverage the user interface to do the different data flows, and it's great. I like it a lot.

2021-04-17T15:16:14Z
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Top 20LeaderboardReal User

The initial setup is very quick and easy.

2021-03-10T08:56:59Z
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Top 20Real User

The solution can scale very easily.

2021-02-14T15:56:02Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

The best part of this product is the extraction, transformation, and load.

2020-12-18T22:33:34Z
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Top 20LeaderboardReal User

Azure Data Factory's most valuable features are the packages and the data transformation that it allows us to do, which is more drag and drop, or a visual interface. So, that eases the entire process.

2020-12-09T10:31:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

It has built-in connectors for more than 100 sources and onboarding data from many different sources to the cloud environment.

2020-10-27T00:17:44Z
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Top 20LeaderboardReal User

The flexibility that Azure Data Factory offers is great.

2020-10-21T11:46:00Z
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Real User

It is easy to integrate.

2020-09-21T06:33:00Z
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Top 20LeaderboardReal User

The security of the agent that is installed on-premises is very good.

2020-08-19T07:57:30Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable feature is the ease in which you can create an ETL pipeline.

2020-07-13T06:55:56Z
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Top 20Real User

On the tool itself, we've never experienced any bugs or glitches. There haven't been crashes. Stability has been good.

2020-06-15T07:33:55Z
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Top 20LeaderboardReal User

It is easy to deploy workflows and schedule jobs.

2020-01-12T12:03:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

From my experience so far, the best feature is the ability to copy data to any environment. We have 100 connects and we can connect them to the system and copy the data from its respective system to any environment. That is the best feature.

2019-12-31T09:39:00Z
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Real User

It is a complete ETL Solution.

2019-12-23T07:05:00Z
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Real User

Powerful but easy-to-use and intuitive.

2019-12-16T08:14:00Z
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Top 20LeaderboardReal User

The most valuable features are data transformations.

2019-12-12T07:48:00Z
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Top 20LeaderboardReal User

Data Factory itself is great. It's pretty straightforward. You can easily add sources, join and lookup information, etc. The ease of use is pretty good.

2019-12-09T10:58:00Z
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Consultant

From what we have seen so far, the solution seems very stable.

2019-12-05T11:14:00Z
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MSP

The user interface is very good. It makes me feel very comfortable when I am using the tool.

2019-11-18T07:22:00Z
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Consultant

The solution has a good interface and the integration with GitHub is very useful.

2019-07-29T10:11:00Z
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Consultant

This solution will allow the organisation to improve its existing data offerings over time by adding predictive analytics, data sharing via APIs and other enhancements readily.

2019-03-28T02:50:00Z
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