Recent announcements in the open source ecosystem have led customers of prominent open source analytics technology companies to explore options with Microsoft Azure and to this end, we now have new and compelling offers aimed at helping on-premises open source analytics workloads to migrate to Azure! We are always trying to find ways to make it easier for our customers to move to the cloud and with this offer, our customers can now realize even greater savings and accelerate migration.
Azure HDInsight is an easy, cost-effective, fully managed and fully supported open source cloud-scale analytics service that can process massive amounts of data securely. We are pleased to offer customers who want to migrate their on-premises analytics workloads to the cloud, the HDInsight migration accelerator program which offers the following benefits:
- Mitigate risk – Engagement led by Microsoft engineering and bolstered by custom accelerators enabling rapid migration of on-premises workloads to Azure HDInsight with minimal risk
- Get to production fast – Accelerated timeline of 12-17 weeks due to a structured engagement starting with an assessment all the way till go-live.
3. Discounted – A limited-time offer to take advantage of end-of-financial year discounts!
Source: Azure Announcements