Provisioning Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2

30 minutes
  • 2 Learning Objectives

About this Hands-on Lab

In this hands-on lab scenario you are a data engineer for Awesome Company. You have been tasked with creating a data processing solution that will analyze crowdsourced weather information, using Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 to store the data. To start out with, you will provision the data lake and its initial containers so that development and testing of the solution can begin. Performing the actions of this hands-on lab will help you become familiar with using Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 for storage in your data processing solutions.

Learning Objectives

Successfully complete this lab by achieving the following learning objectives:

Provision Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2
  1. Create an Azure Data Lake Gen2 storage account to hold the weather data.
Create Regional Containers for the Weather Data
  1. Within the data lake, create a folder structure to hold weather data for the USA and the UK.

Additional Resources

In this hands-on lab scenario you are a data engineer for Awesome Company. You have been tasked with creating a data processing solution that will analyze crowdsourced weather information, using Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 to store the data.

To start out with, you will provision the data lake and its initial containers so that development and testing of the solution can begin.

To accomplish your goal, the following should be completed:

  • Provision Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2.
  • Create regional containers for the weather data.

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