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Data Engineers, Data Scientists
e.g. Apache Spark
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Advanced Spark Training

This 2-day training is dedicated to Big Data engineers and data scientists who are already familiar with the basic concepts of Apache Spark and have hands-on experience implementing and running Spark applications.

Training outcome

Participants will develop knowledge of advanced aspects of working with Apache Spark and will be able to use this to optimise and streamline Spark applications as well as integrate Spark with external data sources and sinks.

Course agenda*

Day 1

Apache Spark Training

  • Introduction

    • Overview of Interactive Notebooks
    • How to set up interactive environment for Spark
  • Spark Optimisation

    • Parquet Optimisations
    • RDD vs Dataframes performance
    • Eliminating Shuffle
    • Controlling number of partitions
    • Exercise
  • Datasets

    • Introduction to Datasets
    • RDD vs Datasets vs Dataframes
    • Sample: how to process MAX_INT_VALUE records in 2 sec
    • Encoders - Object Serialization in Spark
    • Exercise: Working with Datasets
Day 2

Spark Advanced

  • YARN

    • Architecture details
    • Advanced configuration settings important for Spark applications
  • Developer skills

    • Testing Spark code
    • Structuring Spark applications (clean code principles)
    • Scala API tips
    • Exercise
  • Spark 2.0

    • New features at glance
    • SparkSession
    • Unifying DataFrames and Datasets
    • Nested queries
    • Whole Stage Codegen
    • Vectorized reader
    • Exercise
* GetInData reserves the right to make any changes and adjustments to the presented agenda.

Instructors

Our workshops and training programmes are organised by experienced instructors with many years' real-life Big Data experience. Get to know our team!

More information

Training materials will be made available to all participants in PDF format.

Contact person

Klaudia Wachnio
+48 663 422 641
Piotr Krewski
+48 888 185 137
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Advanced Spark Training

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