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Azure HDInsight now supports Apache Spark 2.4 and Apache Kafka 2.1. You can choose the Spark or the Kafka version that you want during cluster creation in the Azure portal. Both updates come with several new features, hundreds of bug fixes and improvements.
Azure HDInsight has updated against the vulnerabilities that affect the Linux kernel.
We are pleased to announce the integration of VSCode Python extension to handle PySpark interactive for HDInsight in VSCode. The Azure HDInsight Tools for VSCode leverages the Python extension to…
HDInsight for VSCode continues to boost the experience of Hive users with self-service exploratory capabilities. The HDInsight explorer in VSCode not only empowers you to browse Hive databases across…
We’ve corrected billing for Azure SQL Data Warehouse and other Azure services that impacted EA customers only.
HBase accelerated writes significantly improves the value proposition for low-latency, high- throughput NoSQL workloads.
Autoscale which automatically scales your Spark, Hive, or MapReduce HDInsight clusters up or down based on load or a pre-defined schedule, is now in preview.
We are introducing some important changes to support more fine-grained role-based access to sensitive configuration information from HDInsight clusters. As part of these changes, some user action may be required.
Four regions are available in China: China East, China North, China North 2 and China East 2.
New features in Hadoop 3 provide significant improvements to performance, stability, and availability, helping reduce total cost of ownership and accelerating time-to-value.
The networking resources (such as NICs and load balancers) for new Azure HDInsight clusters created in a virtual network are now provisioned in the same HDInsight cluster resource group.
Across the world, Azure HDInsight is available in 29 public regions, including France Central.
Ev3 and ESv3 series VMs are available in Azure HDInsight.
Azure HDInsight is now available in US DoD East, US DoD Central, and US Gov Texas.
The Azure HDInsight Tools for VSCode are now generally available (GA). They provide you with best-in-class authoring experiences for Apache Hive batch jobs, interactive Hive queries, and PySpark jobs.
Azure HDInsight is now available in China North 2.
Easily set up an HDInsight cluster with Enterprise Security Package that's joined to an Azure AD DS managed domain.
Azure Stream Analytics users can now partition output to Azure Blob storage based on custom date and time formats.
We're bringing several exciting new enhancements to developer tools for Apache Spark on Azure HDInsight.
Azure HDInsight 4.0 Preview is now available, backed by our enterprise-grade SLA.