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  • Bringing Big Tools to Big Data: Spark and Spark Streaming

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    Data is the oil of the 21st century — a valuable commodity prized and hoarded throughout the business world. In an attempt to turn users’ preferences into business profits, every internet activity is stored and analyzed. As a result, internet profile data is increasing rapidly, both in size and rate of reception. Increasingly, we need...

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  • Building for Flexibility Using Finite State Machines in Django

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    Software projects often start with such innocence. A developer creates the basic functionality and then extends the functionality with various rules of domain logic. Project classes grow larger and more complex to accommodate all these changes. The classes gain a...

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  • Getting Started with Kubernetes on Amazon Web Services (AWS)

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    In this post I’ll outline the basics of getting Kubernetes running on top of AWS. When we are done, you should have a Kubernetes cluster running atop of AWS with a simple web application that is publicly accessible. What is Kubernetes? Simply put, Kubernetes...

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