The book "Big Data in the Cloud: Analyzing and Visualizing Data at Scale" is a practical and comprehensive guide for professionals who want to learn how to use cloud technology to store, process and analyze large volumes of data.
The book covers the fundamental concepts of Big Data and cloud, presenting the main tools and services available in the main cloud platforms, such as AWS, Azure and Google Cloud. Readers will learn how to build scalable data pipelines from ingestion to analysis and visualization using technologies such as Apache Spark, Hadoop, and Elasticsearch.
In addition, the book explores data analysis techniques such as data mining, machine learning, and natural language processing, and how they can be applied to common use cases such as sentiment analysis, recommendations, and fraud detection.
With practical examples, this book is ideal for information technology professionals, data scientists and software engineers who want to improve their skills in Big Data and cloud, as well as for students of computer science and related fields.
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