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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.

    • HDInsight
    • Apache Spark for Azure HDInsight
    • Apache Storm for HDInsight
    • Features
    • Microsoft Build
    • Open Source
    • Services

    November 2018

    Nov 15

    Azure HDInsight is now available in China North 2

    Azure HDInsight is now available in China North 2.

    • HDInsight
    • Apache Kafka for HDInsight
    • Apache Spark for Azure HDInsight
    • HDInsight Linux
    • Apache Storm for HDInsight
    • R Server for HDInsight
    • Regions & Datacenters

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