About this video

If you’re looking to get up to speed with learning the fundamentals of Apache Spark in a short period of time, you can count on this course to help you learn the basics of this engine. Spark is becoming a popular big data processing engine with its unique ability to run in-memory with excellent speed. It is also easy to use and offers simple syntax.

The course is designed to give you a fundamental understanding of and hands-on experience in writing basic code as well as running applications on a Spark cluster. Over 7 days, you will work on interesting examples and assignments that will demonstrate and help you understand basic operations, querying, machine learning, and streaming.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to put your learning to practice and build your own projects with ease and confidence.

The code bundle for this video course is available at - https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Apache-Spark-in-7-Days

Style and Approach

This is an introductory step-by-step course offering practical and actionable guidance in using Spark, with simple instructions.

Publication date:
February 2019
3 hours 43 minutes

About the Author

  • Karen Yang

    Karen Yang has been a passionate self-learner in computer science for over 6 years. She has programming, big data processing, and engineering experience. Her recent interests include cloud computing. She previously taught for 5 years in a college evening adult program.

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