The Pattern and Practices team has released a preview of their new e-book: ‘Developing Big Data solutions on Windows Azure’. The book can be downloaded from the Patterns & Practices Windows Azure Guidance site.
Topics Covered in This Book
- What is Big Data?
- Getting Started with HDInsight
- Collecting and Loading Data
- Performance Queries and Transformations
- Consuming and Visualizing Results
- Debugging, Testing, and Automating HDInsight Solutions
- Managing and Monitoring HDInsight
- Scenario 1: Iterative Data Exploration
- Scenario 2: Extra, Transform, Load
- Scenario 3: HDInsight as a Data Warehouse
- Scenario 4: Enterprise BI Integration