Install Spark Cluster

Sandbox clusters are single node clusters running on docker containers.

Instructions#

  • Once you've created the workspace, its time to create your first cluster. Click on the Add Cluster as shown below. Provide local cluster details as per your requirement.

Create cluster!

  • Click on the start button to initialize and run the cluster. Once the cluster has been started, you can view the resources allocated and the logs.

Cluster state!

Open Interactive Shell#

Now that we have the cluster up and running, we can interact with the cluster by opening an interacting shell from the terminal using the following command

Once you've open the interactive shell for the cluster, you can run spark-shell commands to explore Spark.