6 Big Data
6.1 Exploring, Visualizing, and Modeling Big Data with R
Working with BIG DATA requires a particular suite of data analytics tools and advanced techniques, such as machine learning (ML). Many of these tools are readily and freely available in R. This full-day session will provide participants with a hands-on training on how to use data analytics tools and machine learning methods available in R to explore, visualize, and model big data.
6.2 Mastering Spark with R
Javier Luraschi, Kevin Kuo, Edgar Ruiz
In this book you will learn how to use Apache Spark with R. The book intends to take someone unfamiliar with Spark or R and help you become proficient by teaching you a set of tools, skills and practices applicable to large-scale data science.
PS the first chapter has a Jon Snow quote ;)