Apache Spark: Tips, Tricks, & Techniques [Video]

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By Tomasz Lelek
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Apache Spark has been around for quite some time, but do you really know how to get the most out of Spark? This course aims at giving you new possibilities; you will explore many aspects of Spark, some you may have never heard of and some you never knew existed.

In this course you'll learn to implement some practical and proven techniques to improve particular aspects of programming and administration in Apache Spark. You will explore 7 sections that will address different aspects of Spark via 5 specific techniques with clear instructions on how to carry out different Apache Spark tasks with hands-on experience. The techniques are demonstrated using practical examples and best practices.

By the end of this course, you will have learned some exciting tips, best practices, and techniques with Apache Spark. You will be able to perform tasks and get the best data out of your databases much faster and with ease.

All the code and supporting files for this course are available on Github at https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Apache-Spark-Tips-Tricks-Techniques

Publication date:
November 2018
2 hours 26 minutes

About the Author
  • Tomasz Lelek

    Tomasz Lelek is a Software Engineer who programs mostly in Java and Scala. He is a fan of microservice architectures and functional programming. He dedicates considerable time and effort to being better every day. Recently, he's been delving into big data technologies such as Apache Spark and Hadoop. He is passionate about nearly everything associated with software development.

    Tomasz thinks that we should always try to consider different solutions and approaches before solving a problem. Recently, he was a speaker at several conferences in Poland - Confitura and JDD (Java Developer's Day) and also at Krakow Scala User Group. You can find the JDD video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BnORjQbnZNQ&t - ML Spark talk.

    He also conducted a live coding session at Geecon Conference. He is currently working on this website using ML: http://www.allegro.pl

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The content was great. But it is a bit difficult to understand 100% of those, because there is no subtitle in English.
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