I love the course. It goes deep into the foundations, and then finishes up with an actual lab where you learn by practice. I greatly benefited from it and feel I have achieved a milestone in big data.
First of all i would like to take this opportunity to thanks the instructors the course is well structured and explained the foundations with real world problems with easy to understand the concepts.
By Eitan A•
Great Class, perfect for a novice such as myself. In fact, I was surprised how much I learned on the basics of big data and the Hadoop environment in such as short time.
By Raul A H•
Good introductory course. Basic concepts are accurately defined. Hadoop intro is in appropriate pace for newers. Clear explanations. Looking forward to the next course.
By NIRANJAN V•
Exact knowledge of what I want to enroll myself into an introduction to bigData Technology
Really it helped a lot to jump in BigData, I'll continue the following courses
By Oluwasegun ' I•
This is a great introduction to Big Data. The instructors did an excellent job of teaching with real world examples that will enable you to understand complex concepts.
By Akshay V•
It is the best course for getting the overview of Big Data. It builds the basic concepts of data very easily.
Thanks to Coursera and University of California, San Diego.
By Pradhyumn A•
It was a lovely course. each and everything was so nicely explained that it created an interest for big data in me.thanks to both the instructors especially the ma'am.
By Daniel P•
Great introduction to Big Data. I went from knowing nothing about the subject to feeling mildly confindent about talking about the subject with industry professionals.
By Aayush k•
Best course to get started with Big data. This course cover all the fundamentals needed to be taught. It is both interesting and fun. I really learned a lot. cheers!!!
By Vladimír L•
A very good introduction to the Big Data world. Learning videos and supporting materials well prepared, quizes balanced, instalation guide for Hadoop was also perfect.
By Pouya Y L•
Well-organized, well-illustrated, and well-presented. It is a great course to understand the basics and concepts of big data and get familiar with existing platforms!
It has been a great learning experience! I would recommend this course to everyone who is interested in Data Science, in general and Big Data Analysis, in particular.
By Tyrone C•
Very good intro Big Data course. The Hadoop/MapReduce activities and command line examples were useful to feeling more comfortable in exploring Hadoop in the future.
By David L•
Me ha gustado mucho el curso. Quiero tomarme esta semana para repasarlo mejor y en breve empezar el de "Especialización" de la Universidad de Computo de San Diego :)
By Jimmy R•
Nice! Understood how is big data used and implemented in daily lives, businesses, and various other sectors as well. Also, we got to learn how to use hadoop as well.
By Sekhar T•
Great beginner course for Big Data. Should not be skipped or neglected this course at all. It help me to understand why big data technology need and it's the future.
By Juan G C•
I really enjoyed the course and I hope to start using this knowledge and put in practice what I've learned as soon as possible.
Probably I'll do the next course also.
By Eliana H•
Interesting, very complete and really good explained, very participative, I'm really happy to had the opportunity to learn with this course and amazing professionals
By Sadhavi T•
For a beginners it's really simple and good course as everything was easy to understand and implement . Gained a lot of knowledge which will be surly be helpful .
By karra k k•
It is a fantastic platform to upgrade our skills and the way of teaching is every nice to hear and understandable really impressive.Thanks for this beautiful course
By Nikhil P•
Excellent course covering all the aspects of Big Data to get started and gives hands on practice of basic hadoop commands A must for all who want to learn Big Data.
By GANESH K T•
Very good course, I have learned lot of methods in big data from Coursera, Thank you so much Professor Amarnath Gupta and Professor Ilkay Altintas.
By Abhay V•
This is a quick and fast course to introduce one to Hadoop technology, but one is fimilar with basic concepts they should trying to find a more challenging course.
By R. R•
The content was very useful and informative. A learner new to the topic can easily comprehend and get interested. Presented very well with good real time examples.
By Martina D•
Interesting, understandable, easy to follow and interactive. I liked the Map-Reduce assignment and HandsOn the most. I wish there are more HandsOn and Assignments.
By Ali A•
The course gives in-depth details of introduction to big data, techniques and helps you getting started with informative lectures, interactive quiz and many other.