Big Data

Bring Your Own Keys for Apache Kafka on HDInsight

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

One of the biggest security and compliance requirement for enterprise customers is to encrypt their data at rest using their own encryption key. This is even more critical in a post-GDPR world. Today, we’re announcing the public preview of Bring Your Own Key (BYOK) for data at rest in Apache Kafka on Azure HDInsight.

Program Manager, Azure Big Data

HDInsight Enterprise Security Package now generally available

Monday, October 1, 2018

HDInsight team is excited to reveal general availability (GA) of Enterprise Security Package (ESP) for Apache Spark, Apache Hadoop and Interactive Query clusters in HDI 3.6. When enterprise customers share clusters between multiple employees, Hadoop admins must ensure those employees have the right set of accesses and permissions to perform big data operations.

Senior Program Manager, Azure Big Data