Spotlight: Big Data Partnership to support Microsoft's HDInsight

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Big Data Partnership, has been chosen to participate in the Microsoft Big Data Partner Incubation Program. Under this agreement, the two companies will work to drive customer engagement and the roll-out of Microsoft HDInsight, which is Microsoft's distribution of Apache Hadoop for the Windows Azure and Windows Server platforms. Microsoft's HDInsight is an enterprise-ready Hadoop service based on the Hortonworks Data Platform. Big Data Partnership is a partner of both Microsoft and Hortonworks.