24HOP/SQLRally – Fitting Microsoft Hadoop Into Your Enterprise BI Strategy

24HOP/SQLRally – Fitting Microsoft Hadoop Into Your Enterprise BI Strategy Small Bites of Big Data Cindy Gross, SQLCAT PM The world of #bigdata and in particular #Hadoop is going mainstream. At 24HOP 2012 I talked about how a SQL Server professional fits into this big data world. Hadoop generally falls into the NOSQL realm. NOSQLContinue reading “24HOP/SQLRally – Fitting Microsoft Hadoop Into Your Enterprise BI Strategy”

Using the Pi Estimator Sample on HadoopOnAzure CTP – Small Bites of Big Data

Using the Pi Estimator Sample on HadoopOnAzure CTP Small Bites of Big Data Cindy Gross, SQLCAT PM UPDATED Jun 2013: HadoopOnAzure CTP has been replaced with HDInsight Preview. See: How to Run the HDInsight Samples http://www.windowsazure.com/en-us/manage/services/hdinsight/howto-run-samples/ ┬áNow that you have created your Hadoop on Azure cluster you can run the sample programs to become familiarContinue reading “Using the Pi Estimator Sample on HadoopOnAzure CTP – Small Bites of Big Data”