Big Data

  • MileIQ and Azure Event Hubs: Billions of miles streamed
    by Jamal Mohammed on 18th July 2019 at 14:00

    MileIQ automates mileage logging to create accurate records of miles driven, minimizing the effort and time needed with manual calculations. Real-time mileage tracking produces over a million location signal events per hour, requiring fast and resilient event processing that scales. […]

  • Silo busting 2.0—Multi-protocol access for Azure Data Lake Storage
    by Stephen Wu on 18th July 2019 at 12:00

    Cloud data lakes solve a foundational problem for big data analytics—providing secure, scalable storage for data that traditionally lives in separate data silos. Data lakes were designed from the start to break down data barriers and jump start big data analytics efforts. […]

  • New capabilities in Stream Analytics reduce development time for big data apps
    by Krishna Mamidipaka on 16th July 2019 at 10:00

    Azure Stream Analytics is a fully managed PaaS offering that enables real-time analytics and complex event processing on fast moving data streams. Thanks to zero-code integration with over 15 Azure services, developers and data engineers can easily build complex pipelines for hot-path analytics within a few minutes. […]

  • Event-driven analytics with Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2
    by Sumant Mehta on 26th June 2019 at 14:00

    Most modern-day businesses employ analytics pipelines for real-time and batch processing. A common characteristic of these pipelines is that data arrives at irregular intervals from diverse sources. This adds complexity in terms of having to orchestrate the pipeline such that data gets processed in a timely fashion. […]

  • Monitoring on Azure HDInsight Part 3: Performance and resource utilization
    by Tyler Fox on 13th June 2019 at 09:00

    Learn how to monitor performance and resource utilization on Azure HDInsight by keeping tabs on metrics, such as CPU, memory, and network usage, to better understand how your cluster is handling your workloads and whether you have enough resources to complete the task at hand. […]