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Getting Started with BigQuery

Eduardo Oliveira, CTPO at DataCamp, walks you through how to master the syntax and structure of SQL within the BigQuery environment.
Jun 2024

In an era where cloud-based tools are becoming essential for data analytics workflows, BigQuery stands out as an essential tool for data professionals to master. Whether in data engineering or analysis, Bigquery offers unparalleled capabilities in efficiently processing vast datasets.

In this session, Eduardo Oliveira, CTO at DataCamp, will walk you through how to master the syntax and structure of SQL within the BigQuery environment, develop strategies for efficient data storage and retrieval, and optimize queries to balance speed, accuracy, and cost.

Key Takeaways:

  • An overview of BigQuery and where it sits in the data analytics & engineering tooling stack
  • A deep dive into the syntax and structure of SQL within the BigQuery environment
  • Best practices for efficient data storage and retrieval and query optimization

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