Lesson 1: Introduction


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HDPCD: Spark Introduction: HDPCD (Hortonworks Data Platform Certified Developer) certification is conducted by Hortonworks. Purely Spark based certification. Programming Skills required: Python or Scala. SQL Skill required. Spark is in memory distributed computing engine. As part of this lesson we will see how to get started with Spark. Preparation Plan: Choose a programming language (Python…