Just enough Azure for Hadoop – Part 4

This blog is part 4 of a series that covers relevant Azure fundamentals – concepts/terminology you need to know, in the context of Hadoop.  While the first three touched on Azure infrastructure aspects, this one covers Azure PaaS Data Services.  There are a number of them – I have touched on the ones relevant.  In…


Provisioning a Cloudera Hadoop cluster on Azure

This post covers how to provision a Cloudera-certified Hadoop IaaS cluster on Azure, for Production, from the Azure Preview Portal using an Azure Resource Manager template available in the marketplace that was developed by Cloudera.   At the time of writing the blog, the CDH version was 5.6.0. Details covered are: 1.  Cluster options 2.  Instructions on provisioning…