Flux to InfluxQL, SQL, and Python
40 minutes

Course Description
Learn how to translate Flux queries to InfluxQL, SQL, and Python in this technical tutorial. We cover some basic Flux queries and their translations, discuss the limitations of SQL and InfluxQL, and make the case for using Pandas and Polars. Discover the advantages and limitations of each language and get examples of Flux to InfluxQL, SQL, and Python translations.
What you'll learn
  • When it makes sense to use InfluxQL, SQL, and Python
  • Limitations and advantages of the different query languages InfluxDB supports
  • How to begin translating Flux queries to another language
  • Knowledge of InfluxDB, Flux, InfluxQL, SQL, and Python
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Anais Dotis-Georgiou
Anais Dotis-Georgiou is a Developer Advocate for InfluxData with a passion for making data beautiful with the use of Data Analytics, AI, and Machine Learning. She takes the data that she collects, does a mix of research, exploration, and engineering to translate the data into something of function, value, and beauty. When she is not behind a screen, you can find her outside drawing, stretching, boarding, or chasing after a soccer ball.