You may have heard about “Hadoop” or “big data”. How much of it is hype versus reality? In this stimulating episode of Data Exposed, Scott welcomes Matt Winkler, Program Manager on the HDInsight team.?In this first of many shows dedicated to Azure HDInsight, Matt talks about why customers want Hadoop and what customer scenarios it… Read More


In this week’s episode of Data Exposed Scott welcomes Maxim Lukiyanov, Senior Program Manager? in the Big Data team at Microsoft, who walks us through a great introduction for using HBase to build big data type applications. For the first of many shows on HBase, Maxim walks us through how HBase is the trifecta technology… Read More


Back for more discussion on?HDInisght, Scott welcomes Matt Winkler back to the show. Matt, a?Program Manager on the HDInsight team is here today to make a special announcement; the ability to deploy HDInsight clusters on Ubuntu Linux.?While you still have the ability to deploy to Windows, you now have the ability to deploy your HDInsight… Read More


We listened to your feedback and are continuously improving the Azure Data Factory service. Earlier today, we released a new capability in the Azure portal which enables use-case based samples to be deployed to a data factory in a few clicks and takes less than 5 minutes! We hope this makes learning about Data Factory easier… Read More