In the previous article, we saw an Overview of Microsoft Cortana Intelligence Suite, what are the pillars of Cortana Intelligence Suite, and what business problems this suite can solve. In this article, we will look at the first pillar of Cortana Intelligence Suite – Information Management.
Information Management is the Data Ingestion step in the process of Transforming Data into Intelligent Actions. This step is similar to the Data Ingestion step in a typical Data Warehouse and BI Architecture.
Information Management is comprised of the following three Azure offerings:
- Azure Event Hubs
- Azure Data Factory
- Azure Data Catalog
In this article, we will look at an overview of each of the above three azure offerings.
To continue reading, catch the full article here: Overview of Information Management in Cortana Intelligence Suite.
Cortana Intelligence (Formerly known as “Cortana Analytics”) has been gaining popularity in the past few months and more and more organizations are adopting this offering from Microsoft.
Cortana Intelligence is a suite of fully managed Business Intelligence (BI), Big Data, and Advanced Analytics service offerings from Microsoft in the Azure Cloud. In this article, let’s look at the following aspects of Cortana Intelligence Suite:
- Overview of Cortana Intelligence Suite
- How it is related to Business Intelligence and Analytics
- Architecture of Cortana Intelligence Suite
- Cortana Intelligence Suite Highlights
- Typical Use Cases of Cortana Intelligence Suite
To continue reading, catch the full article here: Introduction to Microsoft Cortana Intelligence Suite.
In the Part 1 & Part 2 of the Big Data Basics series, we saw an Introduction to Big Data and got a high level overview of Big Data Architecture. In this third part, at a high level, we will look at the Hadoop framework.
We will cover the following topics in this post:
- Introduction to Hadoop
- History of Hadoop
- Architecture of Hadoop
- Characteristics of Hadoop
- Hadoop Use Cases (When to Use Hadoop)
- When Not to Use Hadoop
To continue reading, catch the full article here: Big Data Basics – Part 3 – Overview of Hadoop.