Ravi Patel

Ravi is our Director of Technical Architecture. He is the keystone of Neal Analytics’ cutting-edge data and analytics competencies, many of which have been developed by him. His immense specialized knowledge is based on a combination of his unique knowledge of our proprietary analytics solutions and his knowledge of the Microsoft stack and this has put Neal Analytics at the forefront of Advanced Analytics providers. Ravi leads teams both in India and the US to provide architecture and heavy lifting for our Data Science and EDW products. In his occasional free time, he enjoys cricket, dance and spending time with his family.

What is the best way to transfer huge files to Azure Data Lake Storage?
This tutorial compares two popular methods of uploading large files to Azure Data Lake Storage (AzCopy vs. Azure Storage Explorer)
What is Azure Purview and why are we excited about it?
Azure Purview is designed to help organizations enable better data governance by enabling data discovery, traceability, and searchability
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Azure data services and Snowflake: Which database is best for you?
Which is the better database, Azure service or Snowflake? It depends on your use cases and data-needs. This guide will help you decide.
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How to use Python for data engineering in ADF
In this tutorial, you'll learn how to use Python code in Azure Data Factory and how to call your Azure function in an ADF pipeline.
Migrate SQL to Snowflake with help from Neal
Top 3 reasons to migrate on-premises SQL to Snowflake on Azure
It can be tough to find the right database for your organization. Read our blog to learn the top 3 reasons you should choose to migrate to Snowflake o...
Migrating to the cloud has become much simpler over the past decade
Migrating to the cloud: 2010 vs. 2020
Cloud migration has evolved over the last decade. For one, it's easier than ever to migrate. These services can help you get the most from your migrat...
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The evolution of SQL Server from database into an analytical platform
This timeline will give you a better glimpse into the history of SQL Server and how it has enabled new use cases and capabilities for data consumers.