Windows Azure Marketplace
Category: Big data, open data platforms, and web services
Overview: The Windows Azure™ Marketplace allows users to find a wide variety of data, including demographic, environment, financial, and retail, and purchase applications to analyze those data.
Scope: The Marketplace currently provides access to 126 data sources. Many aggregate multiple data sources.
Form: Open data platform
Key Data Topics: Datasets are organized by 17 categories (e.g., business and finance) and by publisher.
Access: Free, free trial, or subscription, depends on dataset
Potential Uses for Regional Analysis: Access to a large number of datasets relevant to regional analysis
For Additional Information:
- Website: Windows Azure Marketplace-Microsoft
- Contact: Avi Kovarsky (firstname.lastname@example.org)