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Apache Spark (Basic) on Hadoop.

About This Course

Course Code
QAASBH

Course Type
Premium

Vendor
Hortonworks

Duration
3 Days

RRP
£1,850.00

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Overview

This three-day course covers the essentials for developers who need to create applications to analyze Big Data stored in Apache Hadoop using Spark. Each student has their own Spark cluster and have access to dozens of hands-on labs.

AUDIENCE
Data Analysts and Software Developers

Objectives

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:

Course Outline

Module 0. Intro and Setup:

  • How to start Spark and Zeppelin services in Ambari
  • How to login to Spark using Python and Scala

Module 1. Spark Architecture:

  • What is Apache Spark?
  • Spark components Driver, Context, Yarn, HDFS, Workers, Executors
  • Spark processing Jobs, Stages, Tasks

Module 2. Getting Started with RDDs:

  • Running queries in Python, Scala and Zeppelin
  • Creating RDDs
  • Queries using most popular Transformations and Actions

Module 3. Pair RDDs

  • Difference between RDDs and Pair RDD
  • 1 Pair Actions, 1 Pair Transformations and 2 Pair Transformations


Module 4. Spark SQL: ?

  • Working with DataFrames and Tables and DataSets
  • Catalyst optimizer overview

Module 5. Spark Streaming:

  • Working with DStreams
  • Stateless and Stateful Streaming labs using HDFS and Sockets

Module 6. Visualizations using Zeppelin:

  • Creating various Charts using DataFrames and Tables
  • How to create Pivot charts and Dynamic forms

Module 7. Spark UI:

  • Overview of Job, Stage and Tasks
  • Monitoring Spark jobs in Spark UI

Module 8. Performance Tuning:

  • Caching, Checkpoint, Accumulators and Broadcast Variables
  • Hashed Partitions, Tungsten, Executor memory and Serialization

Module 9. Spark Applications:

  • Creating an application via spark-submit
  • Parameter configurations number executors, driver memory, executor cores, etc.

Module 10. Spark 2.0 Machine Learning ML:

  • How ML Pipelines work
  • Making Predictions using Decision Tree

Prerequisites

To get the most out of this training, you should have the following knowledge or experience as they will not be discussed during class.

About This Course

Course Code
QAASBH

Course Type
Premium

Vendor
Hortonworks

Duration
3 Days

RRP
£1,850.00

Course Overview
Download