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April 29, 2016 - A new instance size, D5 v2, extends the Dv2-Series for Azure HDInsight. It has 16 cores and 56 GB of memory.
April 5, 2016 - HDInsight enables Script Action–based customizations to live, running clusters.
April 1, 2016 - Azure HDInsight can run 100 percent open-source R to do machine learning and has new updates on the latest Hadoop and Spark components from Hortonworks.