Apache Hadoop is open source software that was born out of the large web properties need to process massive amounts of data. Now Hadoop is becoming the defacto platform for big data storage and processing in the enterprise. A modern Hadoop-based data platform is a combination of multiple open source projects brought together tested and integrated to create an enterprise-grade platform. In this session we review the Hadoop projects required in a Windows Hadoop platform and how it integrates with Microsoft SQL Server Database Platform analysis tools. We drill down into Hadoop integration and implementation Windows, Windows Azure and integration with the SQL Server Data Platform.