Moved / Umgezogen

I have moved my blog to http://oliviaklose.com. There I will continue to blog on anything Azure, Big Data, Machine Learning and the like. Do check it out! 🙂 Ich bin umgezogen (blogmäßig)! Unter http://oliviaklose.com schreibe ich weiterhin über Azure, Big Data, Machine Learning und ähnliches. Wir sehen uns im neuen Blog 🙂

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Machine Learning (1): Was, was nicht und wann?

Machine Learning (oder richtig auf Deutsch “Maschinelles Lernen”) oder Data Science ist ĂĽberall, sei es um die Ergebnisse der FuĂźball-WM vorherzusagen, persönliche Empfehlungen in Amazon oder Netflix zu erhalten oder in der Produktion präventive WartunsmaĂźnahmen zu ergreifen. Dementsprechend sind Data Scientists eine der heiĂź begehrtesten Leute in der IT-Branche, um aus der Datenflut Erkenntnisse zu…

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Jumpstarting Big Data Projects / Architectural Considerations of HDInsight Applications @ OOP 2015, TechEd Europe 2014 and PASS Summit 2014

Last week, my esteemed colleague Alexei Khalyako (from AzureCAT – the Azure Customer Advisory Team) and myself were speaking at the OOP 2015 – Software meets Business in Munich on jumpstarting Big Data projects. In fact, this session was also the foundation of our talks at TechEd Europe 2014 and PASS Summit 2014. Here, we…

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Hadoop on Linux on Azure – Step-by-Step: Install Hadoop (3)

In this article, we set up a Hadoop cluster on Azure using virtual machines running Linux. More specifically, we use the HDP 2.1 on Linux distribution by Hortonworks that also provides the HDP distributions for the Windows platform. Furthermore, we install Hadoop with Ambari, an Apache project that provides an intuitive UI for provisioning, managing…

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Hadoop on Linux on Azure – Step-by-Step: Build the Infrastructure (2)

In this blog series (Hadoop on Linux on Azure), we set up a Hadoop cluster on Azure using virtual machines running Linux. More specifically, we use the HDP 2.1 on Linux distribution by Hortonworks that also provides the HDP distributions for the Windows platform. Furthermore, we install Hadoop with Ambari, an Apache project that provides…

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Hadoop on Linux on Azure (1)

In this blog series, we set up a Hadoop cluster on Azure using virtual machines running Linux. More specifically, we use the HDP 2.1 on Linux distribution by Hortonworks that also provides the HDP distributions for the Windows platform. Furthermore, we install Hadoop with Ambari, an Apache project that provides an intuitive UI for provisioning,…

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Mahout for Dummies (3) – Step-by-Step: Mahout with HDInsight PowerShell Style

In the blog series Mahout for Dummies options on how to use Mahout in HDInsight are being explored and elaborated. Contents 1 What is Mahout?2 Step-by-Step: Mahout with HDInsight Interactive Style3 Step-by-Step: Mahout with HDInsight PowerShell Style   Step-by-Step: Mahout with HDInsight PowerShell Style In this episode of the series Mahout for Dummies, we deal…

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Mahout for Dummies (1)

Contents 1 What is Mahout?2 Step-by-Step: Mahout with HDInsight Interactive Style3 Step-by-Step: Mahout with HDInsight PowerShell Style What is Mahout? Apache Mahout, 15.04.2014 Mahout is one of many Hadoop-related projects at Apache. Its mission is to build a scalable machine learning and data mining library. In other words, Mahout provides data science tools useful for…

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Mahout for Dummies (2) – Step-by-Step: Mahout and HDInsight Interactive Style

In the blog series on Mahout for Dummies, we now get our hands dirty. Let’s see Mahout in action on an HDInsight cluster. Contents 1 What is Mahout?2 Step-by-Step: Mahout with HDInsight Interactive Style3 Step-by-Step: Mahout with HDInsight PowerShell Style   Step-by-Step: Mahout with HDInsight Interactive Style But before heading right into Mahout, the HDInsight…

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Azure PowerShell Serie (6): Create Azure SQL Database

In dem sechsten Beitrag der Azure PowerShell Serie wird nun ein Azure SQL Server und eine dazugehörige Azure SQL Datenbank erstellt. In der UI wĂĽrde das so aussehen: In anderen Worten, zunächst wird ein SQL Server auf Azure mit einem automatisch generiertem Namen erstellt (ebenso auf PowerShell), und darauf basiert eine Azure SQL Datenbank. Um…

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