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Taming Big Data with Spark Streaming and Scala – Hands On!

Learn how to process massive amounts of streaming data in real time on a cluster, using Spark Streaming! Includes a crash course in Scala, and lots of hands-on examples of connecting to various data sources such as Kafka, Flume, TCP...

Taming Big Data with MapReduce and Hadoop – Hands On!

Learn the technology that started it all – MapReduce! MapReduce is at the heart of Hadoop, and offers a programming model for processing massive data sets on a cluster in the cloud. Get hands-on with lots of examples using the...

Learn Big Data on AWS / Elastic MapReduce at Safari Books Online

Check out my one-hour screencast courses at O’Reilly’s Safari Books Online! Learn the ins and outs of Analyzing Big Data with Hadoop, AWS, and EMR,  Analyzing Big Data with Spark and Amazon EMR, or Introduction to the Amazon Elasticsearch Service available to...

About Frank Kane

Welcome! I’m excited to share my 9 years of experience at Amazon.com and IMDb.com with you, where I managed and developed features such as top sellers, “people who bought also bought”, personalized recommendations for products and movies, and homepage optimization....