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Analysing UK House Price Data with Spark, Athena and Tableau

A few days back I joined a webinar by the latest Tabelau Iron Viz champion, Tristan Guillevin. Tristan created a dashboard to analyze US housing market using a summarized data set. I decided to replicate it using UK…

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AWS Lambda-backed Custom Resource to deploy tables in Athena via CloudFormation

You can use AWS::Athena::NamedQuery resource to create an Amazon Athena query. However there is no resource that can be used to create a database and table(s). This is where we can make use of Lambda-backed custom resources in a CloudFormation…

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