A Beginners Guide to Using Scala In Apache Spark

A Beginners Guide to Using Scala In Apache Spark

Scalable Language, popularly known by the acronym Scala is a general all-purpose language that was developed as an object-oriented and functional programming language. This language enables programmers to be more productive and is particularly useful for those who want to write their programmers in an elegant, type-safe and concise way. When a user writes their code in Scala, they can see the similarity of its style to that of a scripting language. Scala has gained a lot of recognition since 2016 and is considered one of the essential languages for Big data. Several notable companies use Scala as a programming … Continue Reading…

Hadoop vs Spark - How to Handle Big Data?

Hadoop vs Spark – How to Handle Big Data?

The Experts also mentioned that IBM will proceed to put more than 3,500 IBM researchers to work on the Spark-related projects. According to Technavio’s market research analysts, the global Hadoop market is predicted to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of more than 53% over the next four years (2016-2019). Now, having read the current growth trends in both the Apache’s open source technology platform- Hadoop and Spark, we could conclude their competency is no less than one another. So, the clutter here is what to choose for managing the big data explosion. The selection depends on several … Continue Reading…