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PySpark Training​ Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to PySpark

  • What is PySpark?
  • Environment
  • Spark Dataframes
  • Reading Data
  • Writing Data
  • MLlib

Module 2: Installation

  • Using PyPI
  • Using PySpark Native Features
  • Using Virtualenv
  • Using PEX
  • Dependencies

Module 3: DataFrame

  • DataFrame Creation
  • Viewing Data
  • Applying a Function
  • Grouping Data
  • Selecting and Accessing Data
  • Working with SQL
  • Get () Method

Module 4: Setting Up a Spark Virtual Environment

  • Understanding the Architecture of Data-Intensive Applications
  • Installing Anaconda
  • Setting a Spark Powered Environment
  • Building App with PySpark

Module 5: Building Batch and Streaming Apps with Spark

  • Architecting Data-Intensive Apps
  • Build a Reliable and Scalable Streaming App
  • Process Live Data with TCP Sockets
  • Analysing the CSV Data
  • Exploring the GitHub World
  • Previewing App

Module 6: Learning from Data Using Spark

  • Classifying Spark MLlib Algorithms
  • Spark MLlib Data Types
  • Clustering the Twitter Dataset
  • Build Machine Learning Pipelines

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Who should attend this PySpark Training Course?

This PySpark Course covers the fundamentals of Spark, its architecture, and how to use the PySpark API for Data Processing, Analytics, and Machine Learning tasks. This course can be beneficial for various professionals, including:

  • Data Engineers
  • Big Data Analysts
  • Data Scientists
  • Machine Learning Engineers
  • Software Developers
  • Python Developers
  • Solution Architects
  • System Administrators
  • Database Administrators

Prerequisites of the PySpark Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites required for attending this PySpark Course.

PySpark Training Course Overview

PySpark Training is a crucial component in the arsenal of data scientists, business analysts, and professionals across various industries. PySpark, a Python API for Apache Spark, is a powerful framework for big data processing and analytics. Its relevance lies in its ability to handle large-scale data processing tasks efficiently, making it an essential skill for those navigating the dynamic landscape of data science.

Professionals aiming to master PySpark include Data Scientists, Data Engineers, and analysts dealing with big data. In an era where large datasets are the norm, the capability to leverage PySpark for data processing, machine learning, and analytics is paramount. This course is tailored to empower individuals with the skills needed to harness the potential of PySpark, making it an indispensable asset for professionals seeking to stay ahead in this domain.

This 1-day training by the Knowledge Academy provides delegates with a deep dive into PySpark, covering fundamentals, advanced topics, and practical applications. From understanding the basics of PySpark to exploring its capabilities in big data analytics, delegates will gain hands-on experience. The training aims to equip professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to efficiently process large-scale data using PySpark.

Course Objectives

  • To provide a comprehensive understanding of PySpark fundamentals
  • To cover advanced topics such as big data analytics using PySpark
  • To offer hands-on experience in applying PySpark for data processing and analytics
  • To equip professionals with the skills to efficiently handle large-scale data processing tasks
  • To empower delegates to leverage PySpark for machine learning applications

Upon completion of this course, the delegates will possess the skills to effectively utilise PySpark for big data processing and analytics. They will have hands-on experience in applying PySpark for machine learning applications, enhancing their proficiency in handling large-scale data tasks.

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What’s included in this PySpark Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • PySpark Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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The town of Warrington is located in the county of Cheshire in the North West of England. The town is around 18 miles east of Liverpool and around 15 miles west of Manchester. Warrington town has an approximate population of 202,000 residents. The unemployment rate for Warrington currently stands at just over 3%. This is drastically lower in comparison to the national average unemployment rate which currently stands at 7.6%. The town of Warrington has two colleges Priestley Sixth Form and Community College and Warrington Collegiate. Priestley is an associate of the University of Salford and offers a wide range of courses in many different subjects, and currently has a pass rate of over 99%. Warrington Collegiate is the alternative to Priestly and primarily offers vocational courses. Warrington further has a wide range of high schools including Birchwood Community High School, Bridgewater High School, Great Sankey High School, Lymm High School, and Penketh High School.

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Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's PySpark Training | Data Science Training in Warrington, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

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PySpark Training | Data Science Training in Warrington FAQs

PySpark is an interface for Apache Spark in Python and a comprehensive language for conducting exploratory Data Analysis at scale, creating machine learning pipelines, and building ETLs for a data platform.
This PySpark Course adds credibility in handling Big Data challenges while fostering problem-solving abilities crucial for addressing complex data scenarios efficiently. Moreover, it often correlates with increased earning potential within data-related positions.
There are no formal prerequisites to learn PySpark Online Course.
This PySpark Course provided by The Knowledge Academy is ideal for Data Engineers, Analysts, Software Developers, and anyone who wants to learn PySpark to support the collaboration of Apache Spark and Python.
In this PySpark Course, you'll gain expertise in scalable data processing, Big Data analysis, and distributed computing using PySpark. This comprehensive training covers handling extensive datasets efficiently, conducting in-depth research, understanding distributed computing principles, and manipulating data effectively.
The Knowledge Academy provides flexible self-paced training for PySpark Courses. Self-paced training is beneficial for individuals who have an independent learning style and wish to study at their own pace and convenience.
The duration of this PySpark Course spans across 1 day.
Yes, we provide corporate training for this PySpark Course online, tailored to fit your organisation’s requirements.
The training fees for PySpark Training certification in Warrington starts from £1995
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for PySpark Training.
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