Hadoop and Managing Big Data

COM SCI X 450.3
In this course, you learn all about Hadoop & its framework consisting of tools for distributed storage and data processing, to an open-source framework while addressing distributed storage and large data set processing.
Starting at $995.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0 Credits
3.6 CEUs

What you can learn.

  • Gain basic understanding of the history of big data and current landscape of big data
  • Gain understanding of different types of NoSQL data stores
  • Gain high level understanding of the Hadoop infrastructure
  • Gain basic understanding of different ecosystems within Hadoop
  • Work as a group to create a business solution using Hadoop framework
  • Basic hands-on experience with Hadoop

About this course:

The extent of data being produced and stored by organizations is increasing. In fact, IDC has projected to reach 40 zetta bytes by 2020. Organizations understand that being able to extract and leverage value and gain actionable insights from this big data can give them a tremendous competitive advantage. In this course, you learn all about Hadoop—its evolution a framework consisting of tools for distributed storage and data processing, to an open-source framework. This course addresses distributed storage and large data set processing focusing on architectures and technologies, specifically Hadoop. Additionally, students learn about other elements in the Hadoop ecosystem, NoSQL databases, and competing technologies. Students also install, setup, and use Hadoop on a single node.

Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Hadoop and Managing Big Data.

X 450.1 Introduction to Data Science, or prior knowledge in R and Python recommended, or consent of instructor.

Winter 2019 Schedule

These courses are fully online, and there are no in-person classroom meetings.

Instructor: Connie Fan
20 days left. Enroll by Jan 7, 2019
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Enrollment limited. Enrollment deadline: January 13, 2019. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 20, 2019
Course Requirements
Hadoop: The Definitive Guide by Tom White
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

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