Microsoft Azure Adds Hadoop and Mobile App Functionality
Windows Azure updates will make it easier to deploy and manage Hadoop clusters and to manage mobile apps in the cloud.
Microsoft has released a number of enhancements to Windows Azure that will make it easier to deploy and manage Hadoop clusters and integrate more mobile apps with the cloud platform. To simplify the rollout of big data applications, Microsoft is offering a public preview of the new HDInsight service for Windows Azure. HDInsight lets users deploy, manage and use Hadoop clusters running on Windows Azure.Full Storynews.techworld.com