AWS Solutions: Real-time Analytics with Spark Streaming now supports Spark SQL, Dataframes and more

AWS has updated Real-Time Analytics with Spark Streaming, an AWS Solution that automatically deploys a highly available, cost-effective batch and real-time data analytics architecture on the AWS Cloud that leverages Apache Spark Streaming and Amazon Kinesis. This solution is designed to support custom Apache Spark Streaming applications, and leverages Amazon Read more…

Building your App from Idea to MVP: Part 1

By Nikhil Swaminathan, Sr. Product Manager, AWS Amplify, originally published on GitHub Prior to joining Amazon, I cofounded an EdTech startup called Classalyze (classroom analytics for teachers and administrators) that was incubated at the Pearson Learning Accelerator. I ran the startup as the CTO for three years, built the MVP Read more…