Apache Spark

[Lab] Installing and Setting Up Apache Spark in Local (Windows Machine)

We will install and setup Spark in local (Windows machine) and run few commands from Spark’s own Quick Start guide to get started.  

 

Prerequisites:

  1. Install Java and Scala, add java install location to JAVA_HOME.  Make sure there are no spaces within path.

What is Apache Spark?

Let us go through some of the definitions of Apache Spark available online and offline.