Hadoop on Windows – Hortonworks – Hortonworks Data Platform
Besides Microsoft’s own HDInsight, another means of evaluating Hadoop on Windows is through HortonWorks Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP).
The product home page is available @
The general download page is available @
And, the versions that are usable on Windows are available:
- HDP 1.1 for Windows (Still in beta)
- Hortonworks Sandbox (Virtual Machine – contains tutorial and Lab Environment)
- Microsoft – HDInsight