Continuing the Getting Started with HDInsight series, let us get started with some hands-on. Now that we have gained sufficient ground in the Part 1 and Part 2 of this series, in Part 3, we will take a look at the following aspects of HDInsight and work through a series of steps to create a cluster.
- Creating an HDInsight Cluster with the Azure Management Portal
- Creating an HDInsight Cluster with Windows Azure PowerShell
In these two different approaches, we will create an Azure Storage Account followed by an HDInsight cluster. Please note the following pre-requisites before getting started with this article:
To be able to create an Azure HDInsight Cluster, we need an active Windows Azure Subscription. If you do not have one, you can sign up for a free trial here: Windows Azure – Free one-month trial.
To continue reading, catch the full article here: Getting Started with HDInsight – Part 3 – Creating an HDInsight Cluster in Microsoft Azure Cloud.
Stay tuned for more articles in this series!