HDInsight: Installation on Windows platform

Guide for starting with HDInsight on windows Installing HDInsight on windows: HDInsight installer is powered by Microsoft Web Platform Installer. To download it you can use the following link: http://www.microsoft.com/web/gallery/install.aspx?appid=HDINSIGHT-PREVIEW After Read More[...]

Microsoft’s Big Data Initiative with Apache Hadoop, HIVE and PIG

Big data:                                                               Nowadays the hottest topic of discussion in the technology world Read More[...]

Expectations from Hadoop On Azure

Microsoft has launched hadoop on its cloud platform Azure. So I , along with Pushpinder Singh and Sukhjot Singh here in our Paxcel Labs ,analyzed what hadoop on Azure offers to the market. Right now Microsoft has not launched HOA(Hadoop on Azure) for all, but they give access to use it in their test environments through invitation only. After getting access we started exploring it. Read More[...]