Pluralsight – Applying the Lambda Architecture with Spark, Kafka, and Cassandra

Pluralsight – Applying the Lambda Architecture with Spark, Kafka, and Cassandra
English | Size:843.90 MB
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This course aims to get beyond all the hype in the big data world and focus on what really works for building robust, highly-scalable batch and real-time systems. In this course, Applying the Lambda Architecture with Spark, Kafka, and Cassandra, you’ll string together different technologies that fit well and have been designed by some of the companies with the most demanding data requirements (such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn) to companies that are leading the way in the design of data processing frameworks, like Apache Spark, which plays an integral role throughout this course
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Tuts+ Premium – Creating and Applying Textures to Illustrations in Photoshop

Tuts+ Premium – Creating and Applying Textures to Illustrations in Photoshop
English | Size: 775.0MB
Category: Tutorial


In this course, children’s book illustrator Rowena Aitken will teach you how to create and apply textures to illustrations in Adobe Photoshop.

The course will take you through a step-by-step process, from learning how to create brushes to creating textures using these brushes. Topics covered will include brush creation, texture analysis, blend modes, masking, and painting in Adobe Photoshop. [Read more…]