Tag - Spark

Apache Flink: The Next Distributed Data Processing Revolution?

Will Apache Flink displace Apache Spark as the new champion of Big Data Processing? We compare Spark and Apache Flink performance for batch processing and stream processing. comments By Kevin Jacobs, Data Blogger. Disclaimer: The results are valid on...

Data Science and the Imposter Syndrome

You are not the only one who wonders how much longer they can get away with pretending to be a comments I am not a real Even Ewoks feel like imposters sometimes. (Photo courtesy of Diane Rohrer.) What a real data scientist looks like “Data science” i...

Did Spark Really Kill Hadoop?

A comprehensive survey conducted by iDatalabs shows us the trends of the future of these two Data Science technologies. comments By Julia Cook, iDatalabs Apache Hadoop, built by Yahoo for engineers and data scientists, is showing its age. Once praise...

Did you say SQL Server? Yes I did….

213 SHARES Share Tweet Introduction My last blog post in 2016 on SQL Server 2016….. Some years ago, I have heard predictions from ‘experts‘ that within a few years Hadoop / Spark systems would take over traditional RDBMS’s like SQL Server. I don’t th...

[eBook] A Gentle Introduction to Apache Spark(tm)

If you are a developer or __data analytics, what tools and features are available, and much more. Hi there, Spark’s ability to speed analytic applications by orders of magnitude, its versatility, and ease of use are quickly winning the market. With r...