Distributed Computing with PySpark – Weather Analytics

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Apache Spark is a popular distributed computing framework for Big Data processing and analytics. In this tutorial, we will work hands-on with PySpark, Spark’s Python-specific interface. We built on the conceptual knowledge gained in a previous tutorial: Introduction to BigData … Read more

Using Geographic Heat Maps with GeoPandas to Visualize COVID-19 Data in Python

Geographic Heat Maps Visualizing Spatial Data Python

The spreading of COVID-19 has led to an increased interest in displaying region and country-specific information on geographic heat maps. Geographic heat maps use color shadings to visualize data that includes a spatial component and refers, for example, to countries, … Read more