© Andreas François Vermeulen 2018
Andreas François VermeulenPractical Data Sciencehttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4842-3054-1_1

1. Data Science Technology Stack

Andreas François Vermeulen1 
West Kilbride North Ayrshire, UK

The Data Science Technology Stack covers the data processing requirements in the Rapid Information Factory ecosystem. Throughout the book, I will discuss the stack as the guiding pattern.

In this chapter, I will help you to recognize the basics of data science tools and their influence on modern data lake development. You will discover the techniques for transforming a data vault into a data warehouse bus matrix. I will explain the use of Spark, Mesos, Akka, Cassandra, and Kafka, to tame your data science requirements.

I will guide ...

Get Practical Data Science: A Guide to Building the Technology Stack for Turning Data Lakes into Business Assets now with the O’Reilly learning platform.

O’Reilly members experience live online training, plus books, videos, and digital content from nearly 200 publishers.