Empower Data Platform v1.26

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New Features in v1.26!

  • Data Flows: Finally in public preview, Data Flows allow you to self-service your data management in an intuitive way!
  • Advanced Options Upgrades: Renaming tables, powerful filter capabilities, and a general column cleanup to reduce clutter.
  • About Page: From a brand new page found in Settings, you can now view (and copy!) the version of every service supporting your environment.

Empower Data Platform v1.25

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New Features in v1.25!

  • Databricks Runtime Update: Databricks has been upgraded to v14.3 for greater performance and functionality across Empower v1.25! View the changelog here. This runtime has demonstrated large speed improvements, such as up to 2x faster User Defined Functions and new Predictive I/O read capability for extremely fast reads.
  • Metadata Catalog Updates: Now found on the Data Sources page, with new support for TableName (readonly) and WhereQueryPart fields. See our user guides for information on how to configure metadata.
  • Advanced Options Upgrades: New filter and performance enhancements in the Advanced Options tables. Automated pagination on log tables enables support for extremely large logs.

Empower Data Platform v1.24

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

  • Data Source UI Improvements : Metadata Catalogs are now viewable directly from the Data Source page. Quickly configure global acquisition settings with fewer clicks!
  • Change Feed Ingestion Support: Empower's ingestion engine can now support Change Data style merges. Note, this feature is still in private preview!
  • Configuration Migration Improvements: You can now migrate archived data source credentials too.
  • New Data Connectors: Azure DevOps is now available from the UI. Connect, explore, and unleash your data's full potential!

Empower Data Platform v1.23

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

  • Metadata Error Handling: Metadata extraction now contains more helpful error messages!
  • Self-Service Data Management: New guides are available for self-service data management using Advanced Options!
  • New Data Connectors: 31 full self-service data sources now supported by Empower! Connect, explore, and unleash your data's full potential!

Empower Data Platform v1.21/22

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

Utilize configuration migration to quickly and efficiently move configurations between your environments. Expert users can utilize new Advanced Options publishing capabilities for self-service integration setup! Configure your own data estate entirely within the UI. We are expanding our self-service data connector capabilities. Check out the Data Sources tab in the UI to see them all.

  • Configuration Migration: Move integration workflows across environments with a button click!
  • Self-Service Data Publishing: Advanced Options tab expanded to include self-service data publishing configurations!
  • New Data Connectors: 28 full self-service data sources now supported by Empower! Connect, explore, and unleash your data's full potential!

Empower Data Platform v1.20

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

Overview

Expert users can utilize powerful Advanced Options capabilities to do all the things that your delivery team does today! Configure your own data estate for data ingestion and modeling within the UI. Just like in v1.19, you may enable RBAC enforcement within your deployment to test out your permission configuration. We are expanding our self-service data connector capabilities. Check out the Data Sources tab in the UI to see them all.

  • Self-Service Data Acquisition and Analytics: Advanced Options tab expanded to include self-service data acquisition and analytics configurations!
  • Role Based Access Controls (RBAC) Enforceable: A brand new access control feature for Empower to enable fine grained control of your deployment!
  • New Data Connectors: 25+ full self-service data sources now supported by Empower! Connect, explore, and unleash your data's full potential!

Empower Data Platform v1.19

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

Overview

This release introduces role-based access controls (RBAC) in your Empower deployment. Administrators in your deployment can define user access levels on an environment, organization, or enterprise level of granularity. There are additional self-service data sources now supported for data acquisition!

  • Role Based Access Controls (RBAC) Enforceable: A brand new access control feature for Empower to enable fine grained control of your deployment. Ask your delivery manager to enable RBAC enforcement when you're ready to test your newly configured access controls.
  • New Data Connectors: With 22 full self-service data sources now supported by Empower, you can easily integrate them into your data estate from the UI. Connect, explore, and unleash your data's full potential!

Empower Data Platform v1.18

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

Overview

This release introduces role-based access controls (RBAC) in your Empower deployment. Administrators in your deployment can define user access levels on an environment, organization, or enterprise level of granularity. Additionally, you can now configure data in your delta lake to be published out to SFTP servers in CSV, TSV, and parquet file formats.

  • Role Based Access Controls (RBAC): A brand new access control feature for Empower to enable fine grained control of your deployment.
  • Data Publishing to SFTP Server: After defining a connection to an SFTP data source, you can now push data tables from your delta lake.

Empower Data Platform v1.17

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

Overview

Empower v1.17 is designed to elevate operational efficiency and effective data management, contributing to an enhanced user experience and more strategic control over your data assets.

  • Metadata Catalog Performance: Pagination support now enables quicker and more efficient browsing of large sources, improving your navigation experience.
  • Enhanced CRUD Capabilities: Advanced users can now perform bulk deletions, transforming multiple deletion steps into a single click for streamlined data management.
  • Data Publishing to SQL Server: Empower supports table writing to SQL Servers, featuring flexible event-based and time-based scheduling options for enhanced control over data integration and automation.

The new functionalities in Empower v1.17 are strategically designed to simplify navigation and data management, offer flexible scheduling, and optimize business processes, all contributing to the ongoing growth and success of your organization.

Empower Data Platform v1.16

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Empower UX capability and Data Platform updates

Overview

Empower v1.16 introduces beneficial features that enhance your business operations and support its growth, paving the way for a more efficient and productive future.

Here's why:

  • Batch Modeling Optimization: Experience up to 50% faster model building speeds and more efficient cluster utilization during the build phase, reducing Azure Data Factory (ADF) costs.
  • Improved Metadata Catalog: Enjoy a more comprehensive visualization of field details and ensure the validity of timestamp types with datetime validation on watermark columns.
  • Enhanced CRUD Capability: Advanced users now have more CRUD capabilities for the state database, providing better control and flexibility in managing data.
  • Embedded PowerBI: Now offering near-realtime insights into your deployment health and events. The benefit? Not only do you make smarter, data-driven decisions, but you also gain knowledge of how and when your data is flowing.
  • Empower Enterprise Chat: Advanced AI chat tools like OpenAI GPT4, privately & securely ($995/month)

Empower v1.16 offers valuable improvements, including enhanced control and flexibility in data management, seamless data integration, faster model building, comprehensive field visualization, and advanced AI chat tools. These benefits contribute to streamlining your business processes, optimizing efficiency, and ultimately driving growth and success for your organization.