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Radek Ostrowski
Big Data Engineer, Consultant

Big Data Engineer and aspiring Data Scientist. Particularly interested in Apache Spark (Certified Developer) and Scala.

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Posted on October 27, 2015 by Radek Ostrowski

I first heard of Spark in late 2013 when I became interested in Scala, the language in which Spark is written. Some time later, I did a fun data science project trying to predict survival on the Titanic. This turned out to be a great way to get further introduced to Spark concepts and programming. I highly recommend it for any aspiring Spark developers looking for a place to get started.

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