Today's Microsoft Dynamics AX Webcast: A Big Data scenario any AX manufacturer could love

September 13 2013

Microsoft's efforts in Big Data have focused on creating services based on the Apache Hadoop framework that can be used as a cloud service, forgoing some of the most complex and expensive aspects of doing real big data analysis. But access to the technology is only a first step - if you're a manufacturer, especially one without statisticians and computer scientists on staff, the ability to spin up and use Hadoop big data server resources might still leave you scratching your head. 

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