Author: Peter Boyajian

4 Tips to Become a Databricks Certified Associate Developer for Apache Spark: June 2020

Reading Time: 4 minutes The Databricks Spark exam has undergone a number of recent changes. Whereas before it consisted of both multiple choice (MC) and coding challenges (CC), it is now entirely MC based. I am writing this blog because all of the prep material available at the time I took the exam (May 2020) was for the previous version of the exam. Exam Format You have 120 minutes Continue Reading

IntelliJ Templates: Java Design Patterns

Reading Time: 4 minutes The power of Java Design Patterns stems from their wide applicability. It is precisely this wide applicability which makes design patterns the perfect use case for File Templates. By leveraging IntelliJ’s File Templates, you can quickly and accurately implement these patterns without leaving your IDE. In this blog, we will explore how to best make use of these IntelliJ Templates with Java Design Patterns. If Continue Reading