Spark – Level 2

How to earn this badge

This badge is earned after successfully completing all courses of the following Cognitive Class learning path:

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Spark Fundamentals

Solid understanding and experience, with core tools, in any field promotes excellence and innovation. Apache Spark, as a general engine for large scale data processing, is such a tool within the big data realm. This learning path addresses the fundamentals of this program's design and its application in the everyday.

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Why earn this badge?

This badge attests that the following skills have been obtained by the holder:
  • A solid understanding of Apache Spark, including installation, components, configuration, monitoring and tuning.
  • Basic programming skills for Spark.
  • Solid knowledge about Resilient Distributed Dataset (RDD) and DataFrames.

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