General availability: Apache Storm on HDInsight
Apache Storm on HDInsight is now generally available. It makes doing real-time analytics in the Azure environment simple. Hadoop users can gain insights as events happen, along with insights from past events. Microsoft is providing built-in integration to Visual Studio, making developer interaction with Storm easy. You can develop, deploy, and debug Storm topologies from within Visual Studio. For more information, please visit the Apache Storm on HDInsight overview webpage.