Xomnia is a word combining the letter ‘X’ – the unknown – and “Omnia” – Latin for everything. Our team of data scientists and big data engineers are trained to find the undefined – X – in all the relevant data sources – Omnia. This unknown – X – is untapped business value. Combining the X and Omnia you get the Xomnia spirit. Eager, curious and dedicated people, who have the belief that the future is big data.
Apache Spark is one of the most popular and powerful data processing frameworks nowadays. In this training, we’ll give you a crash course on Spark, introducing concepts of distributed data processing, the Spark RDD API, the Spark SQL API, and how you can use Spark to do distributed machine learning. We’ll also take a look at what performance problems and bottlenecks to watch for, and how you can approach resolving them.
Requirements: Some programming knowledge and/or experience with databases.