Spark Book offers a structured approach to learning Apache Spark, covering new developments in the project. It is a great way for Spark developers to get started with big data. Spark Book PDF can be downloaded from the link given at the bottom of this page.
For data scientists and data engineers looking to learn Apache Spark and how to build scalable and reliable big data applications, this book is an essential guide.
Spark Book Summary
In Spark, John J. Ratey, M.D., embarks upon a fascinating and entertaining journey through the mind-body connection, presenting startling research to prove that exercise is truly our best defense against everything from depression to ADD to addiction to aggression to menopause to Alzheimer’s.
Filled with amazing case studies (such as the revolutionary fitness program in Naperville, Illinois, which has put this school district of 19,000 kids first in the world of science test scores), Spark is the first book to explore comprehensively the connection between exercise and the brain.