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Streaming API Development and Documentation

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In this course you will grow your expertise in the components of streaming data systems, and build a real time analytics application. Specifically, you will be able to identify components of Spark Streaming (architecture and API), build a continuous application with Structured Streaming, consume and process data from Apache Kafka with Spark Structured Streaming (including setting up and running a Spark Cluster), create a DataFrame as an aggregation of source DataFrames, sink a composite DataFrame to Kafka, and visually inspect a data sink for accuracy.

In this course you will grow your expertise in the components of streaming data systems, and build a real time analytics application. Specifically, you will be able to identify components of Spark Streaming (architecture and API), build a continuous application with Structured Streaming, consume and process data from Apache Kafka with Spark Structured Streaming (including setting up and running a Spark Cluster), create a DataFrame as an aggregation of source DataFrames, sink a composite DataFrame to Kafka, and visually inspect a data sink for accuracy.

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4 weeks

Real-world Projects

Completion Certificate

Last Updated August 29, 2023

Skills you'll learn:
Apache Spark • JSON • Kafka basics • Kafka connect
Prerequisites:
Intermediate Python • Intermediate SQL • ETL

Course Lessons

Lesson 1

Welcome

Introduction to Data Streaming with Spark

Lesson 2

Streaming Dataframes, Views, and Spark SQL

In this lesson, you'll learn about working with Spark Dataframes and views.

Lesson 3

Joins and JSON

In this lesson, you'll learn how to work with JSON and complete Joins for data streaming.

Lesson 4

Redis, Base64 and JSON

This lesson will focus on working with Redis, Base64, and JSON in Data Streaming.

Lesson 5 • Project

Evaluate Human Balance with Spark Streaming

As your final project for this course, you will demonstrate the skills you have learned by evaluating human balance with spark streaming.

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Sean Murdock

Professor at Brigham Young University Idaho

Sean currently teaches cybersecurity and DevOps courses at Brigham Young University Idaho. He has been a software engineer for over 16 years. Some of the most exciting projects he has worked on involved data pipelines for DNA processing and vehicle telematics.

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