Coupon & course info
Course Name: Taming Big Data with Spark Streaming and Scala – Hands On!
Subtitle: Learn to process massive streams of data in real time on a cluster with Spark Streaming.
Instructor: Taught by Frank Kane, Data Miner and Software Engineer
Subcategory: Data & Analytics
Provided by: Udemy
Price: $25 (before discount)
Free coupon code: See above (no charge for coupon)
Review info & popularity
As of July 11, 2016…
Students: 1030 students enrolled
Ratings: 169 reviews
Rank: ranked #26a in Udemy Business Courses
Brief course description
“Big Data” analysis is a hot and highly valuable skill. Thing is, “big data” never stops flowing! Spark Streaming is a new and quickly developing technology for processing massive data sets as they are created – why wait for some nightly analysis to run when you can constantly update your analysis in real time, all the time? Whether it’s clickstream data from a big website, sensor data from a massive “Internet of Things” deployment, financial data, or something else – Spark Streaming is a powerful technology for transforming and analyzing that data right when it is created, all the time.
This course gets your hands on to some real live Twitter data, simulated streams of Apache access logs, and even data used to train machine learning models! You’ll write and run real Spark Streaming jobs right at home on your own PC, and toward the end of the course, we’ll show you how to take those jobs to a real Hadoop cluster and run them in a production environment too.
Across over 30 lectures and almost 6 hours of video content, you’ll:
(Read more about this course on the official course page.)
Frank Kane bio
Frank Kane spent 9 years at Amazon and IMDb, developing and managing the technology that automatically delivers product and movie recommendations to hundreds of millions of customers, all the time. Frank holds 17 issued patents in the fields of distributed computing, data mining, and machine learning. In 2012, Frank left to start his own successful company, Sundog Software, which focuses on virtual reality environment technology, and teaching others about big data analysis.
(Learn more about this instructor on the official course page.)
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Final details for this Udemy course
Skill level: All Levels
Lectures: 34 lessons
Duration: 5.5 hours of video
What you get: Process massive streams of real-time data using Spark Streaming
Target audience: Students with some prior programming or scripting ability SHOULD take this course.
Requirements: To follow along with the examples, you’ll need a personal computer. The course is filmed using Windows 10, but the tools we install are available for Linux and MacOS as well.
Access: Lifetime access
Peace of mind: 30 day money back guarantee
Availability: available online, as well as on iOS and Android
Download options: check course to see if you can download lessons