Creating Date-Partitioned Tables in BigQuery
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The dataset you'll use is an ecommerce dataset that has millions of Google Analytics records for the Google Merchandise Store loaded into BigQuery. You have a copy of that dataset for this lab and will explore the available fields and row for insights.
In this lab you will query partitioned datasets and create your own dataset partitions to improve query performance and reduce cost.
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Create a dataset named 'ecommerce'
Create a new partitioned table based on date.
Your turn: Create a Partitioned Table