This presentation provides a high level overview of basic Big Data and Hadoop fundamentals and concepts. It is an ideal opportunity for those considering or learning Hadoop to see Big Data in Action with examples using Microsoft Azure HDInsight, which is a 100% Apache Hadoop-based service in the cloud provided by Microsoft. We will also cover Big Data exploration and data visualization demonstrations using Microsoft products; such as PowerQuery for Excel.
Adriano da Silva is a Principal Consultant at Bright International Corporation a consulting company focused in addressing complex business problems with Innovative, Effective and Robust Solutions in the Business Intelligence, Big Data, Advanced Analytic & Visualization arena. He is passionate about partnering with businesses leaders to advise and implement technical and process oriented solutions. He is also engaged in knowledge sharing initiatives; by participating and presenting on user groups, writing articles and manuals.