Category Archives: HDInsight

Installing HDInsight Emulator on Your Local Machine

In this video I demonstrate how to install the HDInsight Emulator on your local machine, via the Web Platform Installer, and how to run the wordcount example to test it’s installed properly. Advertisements

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Speaking at DDD South West

I’m delighted to say I’ve been accepted to speak at DDD South West, where I’ll be delivering my talk on “Hadoop and Big Data for Microsoft Developers”, I hope I’ll so you there; if so, don’t forget to stop and … Continue reading

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The Day HDInsight Died (Again)

So here I am this morning, all ready to get my Data Science Fu on, I pop onto my local HDInsight installation, and it tells me: Hmm, time to see if the services are running: Nope, all stopped. Sigh, right, … Continue reading

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The Day HDInsight Died

So there I was, casually working away on my HDInsight sessions for a conference next week. Happily submitting my jars and watching my map reduce jobs running, like a happy little data scientist. I had just finished writing my umpteenth … Continue reading

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