NETS 212: Scalable and Cloud Computing (Fall 2017)
Using the Virtual Machine Image
This very simple assignment will show you how to use the virtual machine image we have prepared for you. You will need the following:
|Homework 1||Image search portal
This assignment makes use of BerkeleyDB (local) and DynamoDB (cloud) key/value stores to store Wikipedia (specifically, DBpedia) data. You will build an image search server, not unlike images.google.com or flickr.com.
You will need the following resources:
This assignment uses Hadoop MapReduce to build a geocoding application; the results are visualized on an AJAX-based web site (via Node.js). You will need the following resources:
|Homework 3||SocialRank and Amazon EMR
This assignment uses an interative MapReduce job to find influential persons in a social network. We will be using real social network data with more than 5.3 million users, and we will run the job on Amazon's Elastic MapReduce.
|Homework 4||Restaurant database|