Official News from Microsoft’s Information Platform
Today, Microsoft announced the general availability of Windows Azure HDInsight, its cloud-based distribution of Hadoop. Further expanding on Microsoft’s big data strategy, Microsoft CVP Quentin Clark will deliver a keynote at O’Reilly Strata + Hadoop World tomorrow, where he will discuss Microsoft’s vision to democratize big data by providing easy to use tools and a unified data platform. Clark further detailed this approach in a post on the Official Microsoft Blog.
News Highlights from Strata + Hadoop World Conference
For more information on today’s news, check out Clark’s post on the Official Microsoft Blog. To follow the news from O’Reilly Strata + Hadoop World, follow the conversation on Twitter at @SQLServer and #strataconf.