EuroPython 2018

Introduction to Big Data Processing using Spark and Python

Speaker(s) Raoul-Gabriel Urma

This workshop will provide a hands-on introduction to the Big Data ecosystem, Hadoop and Apache Spark in practice. Through practical activities in Python, you will learn how to apply Apache Spark on a range of datasets to process and analyse data at scale.

After taking this workshop you will be able to:

  • Understand the challenges in the Big Data ecosystem
  • Describe the fundamentals of the Hadoop ecosystem
  • Use the core Spark RDD APIs to express data processing queries
  • Understand how you can leverage cloud technologies such as Amazon EMR to process large data sets.

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in on Monday 23 July at 13:45 See schedule
in on Monday 23 July at 15:15 See schedule

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