Interested in increasing your knowledge of the Big Data landscape? This course is for those new to data science and interested in understanding why the Big Data Era has come to be. It is for those who want to become conversant with the terminology and the core concepts behind big data problems, applications, and systems. It is for those who want to start thinking about how Big Data might be useful in their business or career. It provides an introduction to one of the most common frameworks, Hadoop, that has made big data analysis easier and more accessible -- increasing the potential for data to transform our world!
This course is part of the Big Data Specialization
About this Course
Skills you will gain
- Big Data
- Apache Hadoop
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Big Data: Why and Where
Characteristics of Big Data and Dimensions of Scalability
Data Science: Getting Value out of Big Data
Foundations for Big Data Systems and Programming
Systems: Getting Started with Hadoop
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TOP REVIEWS FROM INTRODUCTION TO BIG DATA
The course does it job, but the lectures look outdated and lack interesting examples. A lot of classifications and definitions are presented, but it is hard to figure out how useful they really are.
Great Content with very precise approach to teaching . One could easily;y relate these complex terms to everyday lives and see clear use cases for big data . Good course to begin a big data journey!
This is a great introduction for Big Data. It helps me to revisit what I learned from the meetups and webinars, then put the fundamental knowledge and information in a solid foundation. Thank you.
Having a great and deep start about Big Data. this course helps me understand how big data is very useful to solve real-world problems before it happens or that situation was where a problem occurs.
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