Big Data Lab in the Cloud with Hadoop+Spark+R+Python

This is an update of the second big data lab for the cloud. Similar to previous versions, this document described how you can create a Big Data Lab in the cloud on Amazon EMR. Besides some major upgrades to the newest Amazon Hadoop AMI (3.6.0) Spark (1.3.0) and R, it includes now also the possibility… Big Data Lab in the Cloud with Hadoop+Spark+R+Python weiterlesen

Update: Next Generation Big Data Lab V2 in the Cloud

Recently, I presented the first version of the Big Data Lab in the cloud. Now I extended this version and kept most of the features of the previous version. However, I provide upgrades for important software components. It still runs on Amazon EMR, but with the newest Amazon AMI (including Amazon Linux). It now features… Update: Next Generation Big Data Lab V2 in the Cloud weiterlesen

Creating a Big Data lab in the Cloud using Amazon EMR

This first blog post is about creating your own Big Data lab in the Cloud using Amazon EMR. Follow my instructions here. These instructions allow you within 15 minutes the following: You can use the analytics language R in a browser to access the full functionality of Hadoop/Spark, Hive/Shark (data warehouse), Rhipe (MapReduce for R),… Creating a Big Data lab in the Cloud using Amazon EMR weiterlesen