Spark is gaining momentum in the big data space. Watch this video for a demonstration of how you can use your favorite developer tools to debug Spark applications.

Product info: azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/hdinsight/apache-spark/
Learn more: docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/hdinsight/spark/apache-spark-load-data-run-query
Documentation: docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/hdinsight/spark/apache-spark-intellij-tool-debug-remotely-through-ssh

Raghav Mohan joins Scott Hanselman to talk about Apache Kafka on HDInsight, which added the open-source distributed streaming platform last year to complete a scalable, big data streaming scenario on Azure.

Kafka is capable of processing millions of events/sec, petabytes of data/day to power scenarios like Toyota’s connected car, Office 365’s clickstream analytics, fraud detection for large banks, etc.

Find out how to deploy managed, cost-effective Kafka clusters on Azure HDInsight with a 99.9% SLA with just 4 clicks or pre-created ARM templates.

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Recently, Andy and I had a chance to chat with Amanda Lange, technology evangelist at Microsoft, games journalist, and data aficionado.

Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv

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Learn about the General Availability release of Azure Bot Service and Language Understanding service, the two top-notch AI services to create amazing conversational AI experiences.

Find out how to get started easily with Azure Bot Service to create a bot using out of box templates such as the Language Understanding template, and reach your audience with multiple supported channels.

 

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