CS 179G: Project in Computer Science

Bigdata Analysis

Winter 2017

 

Instructor: Vagelis Hristidis (aka Evangelos Christidis)

Discussion time: W 1:10-2:00 pm

Location:  MSE 103

Office hour:  W 2-3 pm

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LABs:  TBA

TAs: Mohiuddin Qader, Nhat Le

 

Project Description

project

Grading

assignments 15%

participation, attendance 5%

project 80%

Project Presentations

Each group has 6 minutes to present. All members must participate (speak).

 

Tentative Discussion Schedule

Date   Topic
1/11   Class intro and project intro
1/18   Intro to Crawling, Social Network APIs, MapReduce, Spark, Cassandra (spark slides)
1/25   More on MapReduce, Spark, Cassandra
2/1   Software Engineering Brush-up: Software Development Cycles, Design, Testing (slides)
2/8   discussion on assignments, computer science ethics and impact (slides)
2/15   Guest lecture: Nani Srinivasan, Homeunion Inc.
2/22   no class, instructor out of town
3/1   project presentations 1 (groups 1-6)
3/8 project presentations 2 (groups 7-12)
3/15   project presentations 3 (groups 13-18)

Useful Links

http://spark.apache.org/

http://www.tutorialspoint.com/apache_spark/ 

http://cassandra.apache.org/

http://hector-client.github.io/hector/build/html/index.html, https://github.com/zznate/hector-examples

https://dev.twitter.com/docs/streaming-apis

http://nutch.apache.org/

 

 

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