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Microsoft makes available its Azure-based Hadoop service

     
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http://www.zdnet.com/microsoft-makes-available-its-azure-based-hadoop-service-7000022510/ [zdnet.com]

Microsoft makes available its Azure-based Hadoop service

Microsoft's cloud-based distribution of Hadoop -- which it has been developing for the past year-plus with Hortonworks -- is generally available as of October 28.

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"Our vision is how do we bring big data to a billion people," said Eron Kelly, Microsoft's SQL Server General Manager. "We want to make the data and insights accessible to everyone."

Making the Hadoop big-data framework available in the cloud, so that users can spin up and spin down Hadoop clusters when needed is one way Microsoft intends to meet this goal, Kelly said.
 

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