XSeries Program page: https://www.edx.org/xseries/data-science-engineering-apache-spark
Acheived Xseries Certificate: https://credentials.edx.org/credentials/ce4f62bcfc714838b88eb3f2015bc79d/
Things learned from this Xseries courses:
How to use Spark and its libraries to solve big data problems
How to approach large scale data science and engineering problems
Spark’s APIs, architecture and many internal details
The trade-offs between communication and computation in a distributed environment
Use cases for Spark: Text analysis, movie rating prediction.