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Apache Spark 2.4.3 Installation on Windows 10 using Windows Subsystem for Linux

27   4   about 6 days ago

This pages summarizes the steps to install the latest version 2.4.3 of Apache Spark on Windows 10 via Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). Prerequisites Follow either of the following pages to install WSL in a system or non-system drive on your Windows 10. ...

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Big Data Tools on Windows via Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL)

44   0   about 6 days ago

This page summarizes the installation guides about big data tools on Windows through Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL). ...

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.NET for Apache Spark Preview with Examples

108   0   about 28 days ago

I’ve been following Mobius project for a while and have been waiting for this day. .NET for Apache Spark v0.1.0 was just published on 2019-04-25 on GitHub. It provides high performance APIs for programming Apache Spark applications with C# and F#. It is .NET Standard complaint and can run in Wind...

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Install Big Data Tools (Spark, Zeppelin, Hadoop) in Windows for Learning and Practice

1,685   4   about 2 months ago

Are you a Windows/.NET developer and willing to learn big data concepts and tools in your Windows? If yes, you can follow the links below to install them in your PC. The installations are usually easier to do in Linux/UNIX but they are not difficult to implement in Windows either since the...

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Data Partitioning Functions in Spark (PySpark) Deep Dive

49   0   about 2 months ago

In my previous post about Data Partitioning in Spark (PySpark) In-depth Walkthrough , I mentioned how to repartition data frames in Spark using repartition ...

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Get the Current Spark Context Settings/Configurations

29   0   about 2 months ago

In Spark, there are a number of settings/configurations you can specify including application properties and runtime parameters. https://spark.apache.org/docs/latest/configuration.html Ge...

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Read Data from Hive in Spark 1.x and 2.x

45   0   about 2 months ago

Spark 2.x Form Spark 2.0, you can use Spark session builder to enable Hive support directly. The following example (Python) shows how to implement it. from pyspark.sql import SparkSession appName = "PySpark Hive Example" master = "local" # Create Spark session with Hive...

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Data Partitioning in Spark (PySpark) In-depth Walkthrough

71   0   about 2 months ago

Data partitioning is critical to data processing performance especially for large volume of data processing in Spark. Partitions in Spark won’t span across nodes though one node can contains more than one partitions. When processing, Spark assigns one task for each partition and each worker threa...

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PySpark - Fix PermissionError: [WinError 5] Access is denied

74   0   about 2 months ago

When running pyspark or spark-submit command in Windows to execute python scripts, you may encounter the following error: PermissionError: [WinError 5] Access is denied As it’s self-explained, permissions are not setup correctly. To resolve this issue y...

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Spark - Save DataFrame to Hive Table

226   0   about 2 months ago

From Spark 2.0, you can easily read data from Hive data warehouse and also write/append new data to Hive tables. This page shows how to operate with Hive in Spark including: Create DataFrame from existing Hive table Save DataFrame to a new Hive table Append data ...

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