Big Data: Amazon EMR, Apache Spark and Apache Zeppelin – Part 2 of 2

In the first article about Amazon EMR, in our two-part series, we learned to install Apache Spark and Apache Zeppelin on Amazon EMR. We also learned ways of using different interactive shells for Scala, Python, and R, to program for Spark. Let’s continue with the final part of this series. We’ll learn to perform simple..

Big Data: Amazon EMR, Apache Spark, and Apache Zeppelin – Part 1 of 2

Amazon EMR (Elastic MapReduce) provides a platform to provision and manage Amazon EC2-based data processing clusters. Amazon EMR clusters are installed with different supported projects in the Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark ecosystems. You can either choose to install from a predefined list of software, or pick and choose the ones that make the most..