Azure Data Lake enables you to collect data of any size, type, and velocity in one place in order to explore, analyze, and process the data using tools and languages such as U-SQL, Apache Spark, Hive, HBase, and Storm. It works with existing IT investments for identity, management, and security for simplified handling and governance. It also integrates easily with operational stores and data warehouses.

Data Lake consists of two primary elements: Azure Data Lake Sto