Big Data in a Small Package - Building a Raspberry Pi Cluster for Hadoop and Spark
Q) What can we do with 5 Raspberry Pi 3 computers?
A) Setup a Jupyter Notebook Environment Tied to a Hadoop/Spark Cluster.
Follow along for detailed instructions!
April 27, 2017
Raspberry Pi 'Bramble' Cluster (The Embedded Linux Wiki says a Bramble is defined as "a Beowulf cluster of Raspberry Pi devices")
This is the first of a three part post regarding my latest project - a Raspberry Pi 3 cluster I created to run a fully distributed version of Hadoop & Spark.
(For those eagle-eyed readers who noticed that there are only 4 Pi's in this picture, I have the 5th Pi in an individual case - outside of the frame)
What is a Raspberry Pi 3 and why should I care?
The Raspberry Pi Foundation is a UK based nonprofit that focuses on promoting basic computer science in schools and in developing countries. Since 2014 the Raspberry Pi Foundation created a series of small single-board computers, and released their latest flagship model, the Raspberry Pi Model 3 in February 2016 for $35.
Continue to Page 2 for Specifications, Project Details & Motivations!