Quick Guide: Run a JAR file with Apache Spark on EC2 machines

Written by Joel Miller on 01/24/2016

This video tutorial will show you how to run a JAR file in under 10 minutes on Amazon EC2 instances using Spark. Apache Spark is a fast engine used for large-scale data processing that is quickly gaining popularity over Hadoop. Spark can sort 100 TB of data 3 times faster than Hadoop MapReduce on 1/10th the number of machines.