Scala and Spark 2 - Getting Started

Get ready to develop applications using Scala and Spark
Free tutorial
Rating: 4.8 out of 5 (932 ratings)
40,117 students
6hr 46min of on-demand video

Setup Development environment for building Scala and Spark applications
Install Java and JDK
Setup IntelliJ and add Scala plugin
Develop simple Scala program
Integrating IntelliJ with Spark
Setup sbt to build scala applications
Setup winutils to read files on windows using Spark
Build jar file using sbt
Setup Spark and run Spark job


  • Computer with 4 GB RAM and 64 bit operating system
  • Basic programming skills


This course is primarily to set up development environment to build Scala based Spark applications. As part of this we will see

  • Setup Development environment to build highly scalable applications using Scala and Spark
  • Demonstration of developing Spark applications using IntelliJ as IDE and Scala as programming language

This course is primarily to set up development environment and get ready to explore Scala and Spark in more detail.

Who this course is for:

  • Any one who want to setup development environment for Scala and Spark


CEO at ITVersity and CTO at Analytiqs, Inc
Durga Viswanatha Raju Gadiraju
  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 20,545 Reviews
  • 336,096 Students
  • 22 Courses

20+ years of experience in executing complex projects using a vast array of technologies including Big Data and the Cloud.

ITVersity, Inc. - is a US-based organization that provides quality training for IT professionals and we have a track record of training hundreds of thousands of professionals globally.

Building an IT career for people with required tools such as high-quality material, labs, live support, etc to upskill and cross-skill is paramount for our organization.

At this time our training offerings are focused on the following areas:

* Application Development using Python and SQL

* Big Data and Business Intelligence

* Cloud

* Datawarehousing, Databases

  • 4.3 Instructor Rating
  • 20,545 Reviews
  • 262,793 Students
  • 22 Courses

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