RTInsights: What’s Behind the Attraction to Apache Spark

Articles about Apache Spark are being published so frequently that we tend not to post most of them on the AMPLab website anymore.   This recent article from the Real-Time Insights blog, however, does a nice job of listing a number of real world use cases, as well as remembering to mention where Spark came from (which not all articles do anymore, ubiquity being a sign of success).   It also describes what is apparently the first commercial integration of SparkR, a more recent AMPLab project.   The article is at: http://www.rtinsights.com/why-apache-spark-is-so-hot/