Apache Spark is a key technology used in big data analytics, and the Spark support in Azure Databricks enables you to combine big data processing in Spark with large-scale data analytics.

In this module, you learned how to:

  • Describe key elements of the Apache Spark architecture.
  • Create and configure a Spark cluster.
  • Describe use cases for Spark.
  • Use Spark to process and analyze data stored in files.
  • Use Spark to visualize data.