Introduction to Apache Spark GraphX – Part 2

For is a follow-up to Introduction to Apache Spark GraphX – Part 1, we decided we’d traverse a real-world graph. As developers, we use Github, which hosts public git repositories. Caught-up in the “social” buzz, Github has added social features. In addition to having a public profile which optionally lists your location, they allow you […]

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Getting started with Apache Spark GraphX – Part 1

This is two part series on Apache Spark GraphX. The second part is located here. From DNA sequencing to anti-terrorism efforts, graph computation is increasingly ubiquitous in today’s world. Graph’s have vertices and edges. The vertices are the entities in the graph while edges are connections between the entities. Graphs can be symmetric or directional. […]

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