Development and deployment of Spark applications with Scala, Eclipse, and sbt – Part 2: A Recommender System

Constantinos Voglis Big Data, Spark 10 Comments

In our previous post, we demonstrated how to setup the necessary software components, so that we can develop and deploy Spark applications with Scala, Eclipse, and sbt. We also included the example of a simple application. In this post, we are taking this demonstration one step further. We discuss a more serious application of a recommender system and present the …

Development and deployment of Spark applications with Scala, Eclipse, and sbt – Part 1: Installation & configuration

Constantinos Voglis Big Data, Spark 21 Comments

The purpose of this tutorial is to setup the necessary environment for development and deployment of Spark applications with Scala. Specifically, we are going to use the Eclipse IDE for development of applications and deploy them with spark-submit. The glue that ties everything together is the sbt interactive build tool. The sbt tool provides plugins used to: Create an Eclipse …