San Francisco
June 30 - July 2, 2014


Spark Summit 2015e
Intro To Apache Spark

Intro to Apache Spark

The Introduction to Apache Spark workshop is for developers to learn the core Spark APIs in-depth. This full-day course features hands-on technical exercises to get up to speed using Spark for data exploration, analysis, and building Big Data applications.
Topics covered include:

  • Overview of Big Data and Spark
  • Installing Spark Locally
  • Using Spark’s Core APIs in Scala, Java, Python
  • Building Spark Applications
  • Deploying on a Big Data Cluster
  • Combining SQL, Machine Learning, and Streaming for Unified Pipelines

Some experience coding in Python, Java, or Scala, plus some familiarity with Big Data issues/concepts.