Getting started with Hortonworks 2.4 in Hyper-V

Currently there is no 2.4 Hortonworks sandbox available for Hyper-V. If like me you spend a lot of time travelling with an intermittent network connection and would like to run locally then this article will show you how to set one up: Firstly, an image of the Hortonworks 2.4 sandbox is needed. There are two options…


Architecting a Big Data Project in Azure

The aim of this post is to give a very brief overview of the technologies in Azure that can comprise a Big Data architecture and to help the reader understand the options out there. With the new data explosion over the last few years new methods and technologies have been developed to deal with data that…