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Scala and Spark for Big Data and Machine Learning

Learn how to utilize some of the most valuable tech skills on the market today, Scala and Spark. In this course we will show you how to use Scala and Spark to analyze Big Data.

Scala and Spark are two of the most in demand skills right now, and with this course you can learn them quickly and easily. This course comes packed with content:

  • Crash Course in Scala Programming
  • Spark and Big Data Ecosystem Overview
  • Using Spark's MLlib for Machine Learning
  • Scale up Spark jobs using Amazon Web Services
  • Learn how to use Databrick's Big Data Platform
  • and much more.

This course comes with full projects for you including topics such as analyzing financial data or using machine learning to classify Ecommerce customer behavior. We teach the latest methodologies of Spark 2.0 so you can learn how to use SparkSQL, Spark DataFrames, and Spark's MLlib.

After completing this course you will feel comfortable putting Scala and Spark on your resume.

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Rating 4.3 based on 528 ratings
Length 10 hours
Starts On Demand (Start anytime)
Cost $13
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Instructor Jose Portilla
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Language English
Subjects Data Science Business
Tags Data Science Business Development Data & Analytics

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machine learning in 38 reviews

To be honest, this is one of the best courses I've ever watched on Data Science & Machine Learning with Scala.

Finally different Machine Learning algorithms are exposed so you will able to get a complete knowledge on ML&DS by boarding several projects to practice more.

Excellent course and explanations are great I find this course very well defined as an introduction to Scala and Spark, with examples of Machine Learning applications.

He should interpret the results and how they can be applied to the current machine learning problem instead of just preprocess data, train, and test and video end.

I hope more machine learning models and preprocessing techniques can be explained with Scala and Spark in the video.

Good explanation on contents so far good lecture Little faster Very good content and lecture So far so good Could be worst :P Very clear More detail in the machine learning section would be helpful.

I would recommend this for anyone interested in learning Spark, Scala and using them for Machine Learning.

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so far in 35 reviews

Good very superficial content, missing a lot of details and good practices The course seems so far to be what I expected Good O professor pode reduzir e diidir mais as aulas de explicação, elas são longas e podem dispersar o aluno It was good, now i want to see the true power of scala, beyond the basics..... Scala or RPA?

So far so good Great class overall!

So far the course was simple and easy to understand and follow.

I've taken a few courses on Udemy and this was by far the best so far, I was always excited to boot up the next Lecture.

So far I encountered only minor issues (nothing on installation using Windows 10, minor formatting issue on using 1 sample / exercise file).

However, so far, it's being really poor and the only reason I gave it more than nothing is because the content is engaging and the author has good teaching skills regardless the poor content.

I am halfway through the course and so far I am loving it!

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big data in 21 reviews

This course gives a clear overview about the relation between Scala, Spark, Big Data and machine learning.

I've learned a lot about Big Data and using Spark and the Scala programming language to create Machine Learning models.

This is THE BEST COURSE I have taken on UDEMY in Spark and Big Data Analytics.

Course did not hit on a lot of big data pipelines , at least an introduction to spark + scala.

The course is well structured and targeted to give you the base knowledge on how to use scala and spark to solve Big Data and ML problems.

This course gives a good overview of spark for Big data, basic scala script coding , spark UI in zeppelin and databricks notebooks, and machine learning.

Recommend to people who wants to get a basic understanding of spark in big data and machine learning fields.

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easy to follow in 12 reviews

Its easy to follow, and just long enough.

It has given me an high level understanding of Spark and Spark ML Good pace, very easy to follow yet packed with valuable information.

easy to follow along!

I think it was not deep enough to feel one as comfortable with using Scala in data analysis Easy to follow, course structure is well organized.

I find it easy to follow him.

brilliantly explained Explanation is clear and easy to follow.

Very easy to follow awesome!

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other courses in 7 reviews

I am looking forward to enroll in other courses offered by him in future.

Compared to other courses it skips RDD's and focuses on Dataframes which seems to be the most future oriented approach.

Enough hands on example and guidance to enhnancement of skills beyond the course I am an R programmer with zero Java experience; This course has helped me learn all necessary steps to analyze data using similar steps I utilize in R. Other courses have made assumptions that I know some Java which greatly affect my understanding of scala.

good course, but considerable overlap with other courses from Pierian.

Content is clear, speach is good As all the other courses of Jose, this is again a great one!

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jose portilla in 6 reviews

Jose Portilla did an excellent job of teaching this class and by pointing to the right resources on apache website and pointing to the chapters to refer to in the other external resources.

waiting for more interesting things comming next by Jose Portilla Thanks The quality of the course is great, the speaker is presenting in professionally, both sources and slides are well written with included solutions you can follow.

Jose Portilla is very descriptive and it is easy to learn.

ta bom Fantastic teacher .. very good explanation.. Jose Portilla truly knows what he's doing Excellent Course simple and clear Well presented, clear and informative teaching.

Jose Portilla has an amazing gift of making complex seem simple.

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Rating 4.3 based on 528 ratings
Length 10 hours
Starts On Demand (Start anytime)
Cost $13
From Udemy
Instructor Jose Portilla
Download Videos Only via the Udemy mobile app
Language English
Subjects Data Science Business
Tags Data Science Business Development Data & Analytics

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