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APACHE SPARK - Preparing for the Next Wave of Reactive Big Data


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In the middle of 2014, when we were reporting the results of a Java 8 Survey in which more than 3000 developers participated, we saw something we didn't expect: 17% of respondents reporting using Apache Spark in production. There must be more to this, we thought...

To learn more about how developers are using (or planning to use) Spark, we formed a group between Lightbend, Databricks and DZone to sponsor a survey of more than 2,000 (2,136 to be exact) respondents. Their responses paint a promising and exciting picture for Spark adoption. We think of this next wave as Reactive Big Data. But whatever you call it, it’s already here.

Register to receive the full report to understand:

  • Why Sparkis seeing hockey-stick-like growth
  • The most-demanded features/modules of Spark
  • How organizations use Spark in production today

To see how your views compare with your peers, register to receive your full copy of the report.

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