Spark for Data Analysts

Spark for Data Analysts

The objective of this course is to familiarize you with Spark Commands and Tuning in Qubole.

ABOUT THIS COURSE

LEARNING FORMAT:

Self-paced

DESCRIPTION:
This course introduces you to key best practices related to Spark Commands and Tuning in Qubole.

Estimated time to complete this course: 30 mins.

Recommended Prerequisites:

Spark Commands

Spark is a distributed processing solution with a toolkit of programming languages and supplemental core components that make it very appealing to enterprises looking to perform more than simple SQL queries. In this lesson you'll learn about:

  • The Spark Toolkit
  • RDDs
  • Languages
  • Datasets & DataFrames
  • Spark Notebooks

Spark Tuning

Tuning Spark in Qubole helps optimize your queries. In this lesson you'll learn how to tune:

  • Spark Executors
  • Notebook Interpreters

Recommended Follow Up:

Course Version & Product Release

This course is based on Release 50 - to see the latest updates to Qubole please refer to the release notes in our documentation:

What's New In Qubole Release 52: http://docs.qubole.com/en/latest/release-notes/releasenotesR52/index.html

 

 

 


COURSE CONTENT

  • Course Introduction
  • Course Terminology
  • Spark Introduction
  • Spark Programming Introduction
  • Spark Notebook Introduction
  • Basic Spark Tuning
  • Course Conclusion

ABOUT THIS COURSE

LEARNING FORMAT:

Self-paced

DESCRIPTION:
This course introduces you to key best practices related to Spark Commands and Tuning in Qubole.

Estimated time to complete this course: 30 mins.

Recommended Prerequisites:

Spark Commands

Spark is a distributed processing solution with a toolkit of programming languages and supplemental core components that make it very appealing to enterprises looking to perform more than simple SQL queries. In this lesson you'll learn about:

  • The Spark Toolkit
  • RDDs
  • Languages
  • Datasets & DataFrames
  • Spark Notebooks

Spark Tuning

Tuning Spark in Qubole helps optimize your queries. In this lesson you'll learn how to tune:

  • Spark Executors
  • Notebook Interpreters

Recommended Follow Up:

Course Version & Product Release

This course is based on Release 50 - to see the latest updates to Qubole please refer to the release notes in our documentation:

What's New In Qubole Release 52: http://docs.qubole.com/en/latest/release-notes/releasenotesR52/index.html

 

 

 


COURSE CONTENT

  • Course Introduction
  • Course Terminology
  • Spark Introduction
  • Spark Programming Introduction
  • Spark Notebook Introduction
  • Basic Spark Tuning
  • Course Conclusion