Monthly Archives: March 2020

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Running Anaconda with DGL and mxnet on CUDA GPU in Spark running in EMR

Today I’m going to share my configuration for running custom Anaconda Python with DGL (Deep Graph Library) and mxnet library, with GPU support via CUDA, running in Spark hosted in EMR. Actually, I have Redshift configuration as well, with support for gensim, tensorflow,…

Running any query in Redshift or JDBC from Spark in EMR

Last time we saw how to connect to Redshift from Spark running in EMR. Provided solution was nice but allowed for reading data only. Sometimes we might want to run any DDL or DML query, not only simple read statements. To do that,…

Connecting to Redshift from Spark running in EMR

Today I’ll share my configuration for Spark running in EMR to connect to Redshift cluster. First, I assume the cluster is accessible (so configure virtual subnet, allowed IPs and all network stuff before running this). I’m using Zeppelin so I’ll show two interpreters…

UpdateOrchestrator waking up the machine

Recently I was investigating machine waking up from sleep without any user interaction. It was a bit irritating because user was putting his PC to sleep and leaving it for a day just to notice in the evening that the machine woke up…