Big Data Overview Training

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Yes, this class can be tailored to meet your specific training needs.
Yes, we provide Oracle, MySQL, Cassandra, Hadoop Database consulting services.
Yes, group discounts are provided.

Course Description

 
We all know - Big Data is here in a Big way. However, processing that data can still be a Big challenge. This course provides an in-depth overview of the choices you have in processing Big Data. It provides an introduction to what Big Data is, the types of data you might have, approaches to working on and processing the data, and the capabilities, strengths, and weaknesses of those approaches.
Course Length: 1 Days
Course Tuition: $495 (US)

Prerequisites

Some knowledge of databases and data processing is useful, but not required.

Course Outline

 
  • Understand what Big Data is
  • Know the difference between "data-at-rest" and "data-in-motion"
  • Understand what map-reduce / Hadoop is, and what it can do
  • Be aware of query technologies for easily querying with Hadoop (e.g. Hive, Pig, and others)
  • Understand what NoSQL databases are and what they can do
  • Become familiar with the choices in the NoSQL landscape
  • Understand the strengths and weaknesses of different NoSQL technologies
  • Be well-informed on your choices in Big Data processing, and evaluate them for your needs

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