Microsoft HDInsight Services – Available Versions and Compositions

HDInsight Version 1. HDInsight 1.6 2. HDInsight 2.1 3. HDInsight 3.0 4. HDInsight 3.1 HDInsight 1.6 Composition Components Version Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) 1.1 Apache Hadoop 1.0.3 Apache Pig 0.9.3 Apache Hive & HCatalog 0.9.0 Apache Sqoop 1.4.2 Apache Oozie 3.2.0 Apache HCatalog 0.4.1 Apache Templeton 0.1.4 HDInsight 2.1 Composition Components Version Hortonworks Data Platform…

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Azure Big Data Platform

Microsoft Azure big data services are gaining demands, and companies are focusing to build intelligent system using Azure platforms. Organization implementing or implemented cloud computing solutions shared certain consideration or learning’s. While moving to this new technology it is important to re-consider learning’s and ensures quick, efficient and seamless deployment or development of applications to…

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LAMP Setup on Azure

This article will walk you through how to deploy LAMP (Linux, Apache Web Server, MySQL and PHP) on Azure cloud. Configuration using Ubuntu Gallery Image: This was a traditional way of LAMP deployment on Azure environment. It is still a preferred option opted with self-management infrastructure. Go to http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/ and subscribe for subscription Click on…

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Azure Network Security

Microsoft Azure includes a robust networking infrastructure to support application and service connectivity requirements. Following are worth visiting link for understanding basics about Azure Network Security. Here we have provided basic explanations for core network security concepts and requirements. There are numerous links to other content that will enable to get a deeper understanding for…

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Microsoft Releases Azure HDInsight on Linux and Machine Learning GA

Yesterday at Strata + Hadoop World, Microsoft is announcing the public preview of Azure HDInsight running on Linux, the general availability of Storm on HDInsight, the general availability of Azure Machine Learning, and the availability of Informatica. http://blogs.technet.com/b/dataplatforminsider/archive/2015/02/18/microsoft-releases-azure-hdinsight-on-linux-and-machine-learning-ga-at-strata-conference.aspx

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Hadoop on Microsoft Azure

Microsoft announced support for BigData on Azure platform on 12th October 2011 (News). Launched platform deliver 100% Apache Hadoop based distribution installed on Windows Servers. Distribution comprises of HDFS, Hive, PIG installation and available as hadoop-1.1.0-SNAPSHOT under HDInsight 1.6. The exposed REST services/interface can be leveraged by developers to submit and execute MR jobs. JavaScript based…

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Expanding Business Using Azure

Microsoft announced Windows Azure Platform in October 2008 and joined cloud service providers list. The contribution was invaluable and shaped many different aspects in very short duration and became commercially available on 1st Feb 2010.  Enduring the promising provisions Windows Azure was ranked as first (First in Cloud Speed Test conducted by Compuware. The purpose of…

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