How Apache Spark Programs are Executed
Learn How Apache Spark Programs are Executed

We discussed about the fundamentals of an Apache Spark system including its architecture in the previous blog. We shared the basic differences between Resilient Distributed Datasets and Dataframes. We’ve covered the what and the why, now we are going to discuss about the how. This blog will outline the different steps involved in an Apache...

Understanding the Fundamental Architecture of Apache Spark
Diving Deeper – Understanding the Fundamental Architecture of the Apache Spark

The previous blog, we saw about what is Apache Spark & how it is a preferred data analysis engine due to the speed it possesses. This blog is where we discuss about the intricacies of Apache spark’s working principle and we will introduce the concept of Spark RDD’s and data frames. Breaking the Class –...

Introduction to the World of Apache Spark
Introduction To The World Of Apache Spark In Big Data Analytics

InfoWorld defines Apache Spark as a data processing framework that can quickly perform processing tasks on very large data sets, and can also distribute data processing tasks across multiple computers, either on its own or in tandem with other distributed computing tools (Source: InfoWorld).  Apache Spark – The Go-To Data Analytics Engine Apache Spark is...

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So, we are done with another edition of our Art of Coding class, where we teach our students on the nuances of programming practices, with special emphasis on problem-solving methods, software engineering and along the way writing lots of clean code and test scripts to implement some interesting algorithms.

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So, what does it take to be a good programmer today?

Is it Angular, React, Vue, Node or AI or Machine Learning, Tensor Flow, Cloud, Big Data, Android? The very definition of a ‘good programmer’ these days has become a function of technology tools than anything else.  Not so surprisingly, in a jargon filled world, we attribute so much of importance – to jargons.

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No Jobs ?!?

‘Are you kidding me? For the past few months, we have been hunting for the right fit for few of the full stack developer positions and a machine learning engineer for our startup, with our own tests in an online coding platform and referrals from closed circuits. We are yet to find any. We even...

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