Archives for March, 2013

HadoopOnAzure is now HDInsight

HadoopOnAzure is now officially HDInsight! It is now officially integrated as one of the WindowsAzure platform services

Cassandra on Windows in 10 minutes!

DataStax provides several OS-specific cassandra distributions, including a simple Windows Installer that installs Cassandra and sets it to run as a service (some basic config might be needed)