Introduction to Computer Information Systems

Introduction to Computer Information Systems Publisher: Wikibooks 2013 Description: Today’s world runs on computers. Just about every aspect of modern life involves a computer in some way or another. This is an open educational resource to supplement course materials for an undergraduate college credit course in Computer Information Systems. Home page url Download or read… Continue reading Introduction to Computer Information Systems

The Informed Brain in a Digital World

The Informed Brain in a Digital World Publisher: National Academies Press 2013 ISBN/ASIN: 0309268885 ISBN-13: 9780309268882 Number of pages: 131 Description: There has always been access to more information than humans can handle, but the difference now lies in the ubiquity of the Internet and digital technology, and the incredible speed with which anyone with… Continue reading The Informed Brain in a Digital World

Mastering Apache Spark 2.0 by Jacek Laskowski

Mastering Apache Spark 2.0  by Jacek Laskowski Publisher: GitBook 2016 Number of pages: 1621 Description: This collections of notes (what some may rashly call a ‘book’) serves as the ultimate place of mine to collect all the nuts and bolts of using Apache Spark. The notes aim to help me designing and developing better products… Continue reading Mastering Apache Spark 2.0 by Jacek Laskowski

Programming Pig by Alan F Gates

Programming Pig  by Alan F Gates Publisher: O’Reilly Media 2011 Description: Apache Pig is a platform for analyzing large data sets that consists of a high-level language for expressing data analysis programs, coupled with infrastructure for evaluating these programs. The salient property of Pig programs is that their structure is amenable to substantial parallelization, which… Continue reading Programming Pig by Alan F Gates