A2B fly with me, Graph Processing at scale with Spark GraphFrames

Hey Raúl, It's been a while since the last time you stopped by... June 4th 2021 to be precise! A lot of things have happened since then and, among other things I should have posted about, this one deserves special attention as it is memorable and it deserves to be remembered and shared with the …

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Big Data frameworks on an Apple M1/Silicon for educational purposes

Dear Raúl, It's been a while since the last time you stopped by this blog; hectic times lately but no worries, all good 🙂 This time two of your top students, Michelle Michalovski and Göktuğ Aşcı, helped you with this topic that seems to be hot in your classes for the last months given that …

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NetFlow traffic ingestion with Splunk Stream and an Independent Stream Forwarder: Part 2 (by Lucas Alados)

Hi there, I did it! I was able to get insights from NetFlow traffic with Splunk long before my retirement. Thanks for that Raúl! Now, imagine you want some help to quickly get value from your Netflow data at Splunk and you want not only to be able to play with real time data but …

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NetFlow traffic ingestion with Splunk Stream and an Independent Stream Forwarder

Hey there, Network stuff is what's bringing me here again and very excited of everything I've accomplished so far, because it's been a while since the last time I had to deal with networking things at such low level. Here is the point: You are a network guy with plenty of network devices and a …

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Building an analytics and multi data-set OVA for learners

Hey Raúl, You have taken advantage of the 2019 Christmas break to build some stuff that will make your classes at IE School of Human Science and Technology easier to follow (hopefully); this deserves another blog entry to remember everything you did just in case you have to make some changes in the future 🙂 …

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Secure traveling to Scotland to help my friend James

This is a very special blog entry for many reasons. First of all because it's been jointly written with my great Scottish friend, James Morrison, and secondly because it'll help us to keep him as a Linux user even though his laptop breaks after any update process. Now I'm able to travel to Scotland very …

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Manjaro in HP Notebook 255 G7 AMD A4-9125, making my friend James Morrison even more special :)

A new post starting a new category one more time, and this time it's much more special as it's related to my very good friend James Morrison. I could be writing for ages what a great person he is and what a lovely family and friends he's surrounded by, but he won't feel very comfortable …

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Agentless sensor data ingestion with Splunk via HEC

It's been 1 month since I joined Splunk and I'm enjoying every single minute; nice team, great company and, overall, cool technology. Every day I find something new delighting me and cannot wait to play around with it. From the technical stand point, being a sales engineer is not all about playing with technology but …

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