Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Apache Spark 2.3.0 is now available for production use on the managed big data service Azure HDInsight. Ranging from bug fixes (more than 1400 tickets were fixed in this release) to new experimental features Apache Spark 2.3.0 brings advancements and polish to all areas of its unified data platform.
Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Sensors, IoT devices, social networks, and online transactions are all generating data that needs to be monitored constantly and acted on quickly. As a result, the need for large-scale, real-time…
Monday, July 9, 2018
Azure Stream Analytics is a fully managed “serverless” PaaS service in Azure built for running real-time analytics on fast moving streams of data. Today, a significant portion of Stream Analytics…
Monday, July 2, 2018
Azure Databricks provides a fast, easy, and collaborative Apache Spark-based analytics platform to accelerate and simplify the process of building Big Data and AI solutions that drive the business forward, all backed by industry leading SLAs.
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Data is growing at an astounding rate, with an estimated 2.5 quintillion bytes being created everyday. Data analysts predict that by 2020, the world’s collected data will quadruple.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Microsoft will have a major presence at Spark + AI Summit, 2018, in San Francisco, the premier event for the Apache Spark community. Rohan Kumar, Corporate Vice President of Azure Data, will deliver…
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Azure Stream Analytics is a serverless PaaS service in Azure to run real-time analytics on fast moving streams of data. Today, we are excited to announce several new features in Azure Stream Analytics.
Monday, April 30, 2018
Azure SQL Data Warehouse (SQL DW) is a fast, flexible and secure, cloud data warehouse tuned for running complex queries fast and across petabytes of data.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Data science and machine learning can be applied to solve many common business scenarios, yet there are many barriers preventing organizations from adopting them. Collaboration across key data…
Thursday, March 22, 2018
The Event Hubs team is happy to announce the general availability of our integration with Apache Spark. Now, Event Hubs users can use Spark to easily build end-to-end streaming applications.