On October 15 we announced that we would support Apache Hadoop as an Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) on Microsoft Azure. This made us the first Hadoop vendor to give customers and prospects access to that flexible and scalable cloud infrastructure for their big data deployments.
This guide walks you through using the Azure Gallery to quickly deploy Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) clusters on Microsoft Azure IaaS.
What you need is:
- A Microsoft Azure account
- That’s it!