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Run massive parallel R Jobs in Azure, now at a fraction of the price

Wednesday, 31 May 2017

doAzureParallel's second major release comes with full support for low-priority VMs, letting R users run their R jobs on Azure’s surplus compute capacity at up to an 80% discount. In addition to this capability, we are introducing new features to the package to let users take advantage of Azure Batch’s flexible infrastructure for parameter tuning, data-prep/ETL, and simulation.

Program Manager

New architecture blueprint: HPC and data orchestration using Batch and Data Factory

Thursday, 19 May 2016

A few months back we shared with you an Azure architecture blueprint for Large-Scale Computing of Financial Services workloads. We have now published a condensed version of that scenario, in the form of an example solution that includes a step-by-step walkthrough, as well as its corresponding architecture diagram.

Senior Program Manager, Azure HPC & Big Compute