Announcing EMR Runtime for Apache Spark

By GIXnews

We are happy to announce the Amazon EMR runtime for Apache Spark – A performance optimized runtime environment for Apache Spark, available and turned on by default on Amazon EMR clusters. EMR runtime for Spark is up to 32x faster with 100% API compatibility with open source Spark. The runtime is on by default starting in EMR release 5.28.

Source:: Amazon AWS