Hadoop 2.4 in preview for Azure users and more Microsoft cloud news

Hadoop 2.4 in preview for Azure users and more Microsoft cloud news

Summary: Microsoft has made available previews of Hadoop 2.4 and Apache HBase clusters for its Azure HDInsight customers.

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Microsoft rolled out a number of new Azure features and capabilities during the week of June 2.

Here's a round-up based on various Microsoft blog posts from this past week:

Topics: Cloud, Big Data, Microsoft, Mobility

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Mary Jo has covered the tech industry for 30 years for a variety of publications and Web sites, and is a frequent guest on radio, TV and podcasts, speaking about all things Microsoft-related. She is the author of Microsoft 2.0: How Microsoft plans to stay relevant in the post-Gates era (John Wiley & Sons, 2008).

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  • Hadoop

    It must be a good day for you any time you get to talk about Hadoop. ;)
    Michael Alan Goff