Data Science with Scala

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Data Science for Scala

Apache Spark™ is a fast and general engine for large-scale data processing, with built-in modules for streaming, machine learning and graph processing. This course shows you how to use Spark’s machine learning pipelines to fit models and search for optimal hyperparameters using a Spark cluster.

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This badge earner has demonstrated the ability to apply Scala and Spark for statistics and machine learning tasks. They have the ability to prepare data and perform feature engineering. The earner is also able to fit a model, create pipelines, and select optimum model parameters.

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