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    May 2019

    May 6

    HBase accelerated writes in Azure HDInsight is now in preview

    HBase accelerated writes significantly improves the value proposition for low-latency, high- throughput NoSQL workloads.

    April 2019

    Apr 17

    Apache Hadoop 3 on Azure HDInsight 4.0 is now available

    New features in Hadoop 3 provide significant improvements to performance, stability, and availability, helping reduce total cost of ownership and accelerating time-to-value.

    November 2018

    October 2018

    Oct 31

    Apache Spark jobs gain up to nine times speed improvement with HDInsight IO Cache

    Achieve up to a nine times performance improvement in the speed of Apache Spark jobs with Azure HDInsight IO Cache, now in preview.

    September 2018

    Sep 24

    Developer tools enhancements for Apache Spark on Azure HDInsight

    We're bringing several exciting new enhancements to developer tools for Apache Spark on Azure HDInsight.