Category Archives: apache spark

Introduction To HADOOP !

Here I am to going to  write a blog on Hadoop! “Bigdata is not about data! The value in Bigdata [is in] the analytics. ” -Harvard Prof. Gary King So the Hadoop came into Introduction! Hadoop is an open source, … Continue reading

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Apache Spark : Spark Union adds up the partition of input RDDs

Some days back when I was doing union of 2 pair rdds, I found the strange behavior for the number of partitions. The output RDD got different number of partition than input Rdd. For ex: suppose rdd1 and rdd2, each … Continue reading

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Reading data from different sources using Spark 2.1

Hi all, In this blog, we’ll be discussing on fetching data from different sources like csv, json, text and parquet files. So first of all let’s discuss what’s new in Spark 2.1. In previous versions of Spark, you had to create … Continue reading

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Spark Cassandra Connector On Spark-Shell

Using Spark-Cassandra-Connector on Spark Shell Hi All , In this blog we will see how we can execute our spark code on spark shell using Cassandra . This is very efficient at testing or learning time , where we have … Continue reading

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Introduction to Structured Streaming

Hello!!  Knoldus had organized half an hour session on Structured Streaming briefing about the API changes, how it is different from the early Stream Computation paradigm (DStreams) and example API demonstration. Hope you will enjoy. Below are the slides and Video … Continue reading

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Application compatibility for different Spark versions

Recently spark version 2.1 was released and there is a significant difference between the 2 versions. Spark 1.6 has DataFrame and SparkContext while 2.1 has Dataset and SparkSession. Now the question arises how to write code so that both the versions of … Continue reading

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Twitter’s tweets analysis using Lambda Architecture

Hello Folks, In this blog i will explain  twitter’s tweets analysis with lambda architecture. So first we need to understand  what is lambda architecture,about its component and usage. According to Wikipedia, Lambda architecture is a data processing architecture designed to handle … Continue reading

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Short Interview With SMACK Tech Stack !!!

Hello guy’s, today’s we conduct short interview with SMACK about its architecture and there uses. Let’s start with of some introduction. Interviewer: How would you describe your self ? SMACK: I am SMACK (Spark, Mesos, Akka, Cassandra and Kafka) and … Continue reading

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Tableau: Getting into Tableau Public

Big Data visualization and Business Intelligence got so easy using Tableau, millions and billions of records can be analyzed in just one go whether your data format is excel, csv, text or database, Tableau make it easy for you. So … Continue reading

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Finding the Impact of a Tweet using Spark GraphX

Social Network Analysis (SNA), a process of investigating social structures using Networks and Graphs, has become a very hot topic nowadays. Using it, we can answer many questions like: How many connections an individual have ? What is the ability … Continue reading

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