Quickly find solutions to common programming problems encountered while processing big data. Content is presented in the popular problem-solution format. Look up the programming problem that you want to solve. Read the solution. Apply the solution directly in your own code. Problem solved!
PySpark Recipes covers Hadoop and its shortcomings. The architecture of Spark, PySpark, and RDD are presented. You will learn to apply RDD to solve day-to-day big data problems. Python and NumPy are included and make it easy for new learners of PySpark to understand and adopt the model.
What You Will Learn
Understand the advanced features of PySpark2 and SparkSQL
Optimize your code
Program SparkSQL with Python
Use Spark Streaming and Spark MLlib with Python
Perform graph analysis with GraphFrames
Who This Book Is For
Data analysts, Python programmers, big data enthusiasts
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