Setting up Spark Streaming - Part II

In this blog, I’m going to show you how I reduced batch processing time from something over 126 seconds, to just 17 seconds. You may want to read Part 1 of this blog, where I wrote about some of the challenges we had integrating Spark Streaming into... »

Setting up Spark Streaming - Part I

Analysing customer usage data on a streaming basis promised Showmax a significant improvement compared to a cumbersome batch approach. Setting this up using Spark Streaming, however, has proven far more challenging than we expected. At Showmax we... »