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About the Course

This course is for novice programmers or business people who would like to understand the core tools used to wrangle and analyze big data. With no prior experience, you will have the opportunity to walk through hands-on examples with Hadoop and Spark frameworks, two of the most common in the industry. You will be comfortable explaining the specific components and basic processes of the Hadoop architecture, software stack, and execution environment. In the assignments you will be guided in how data scientists apply the important concepts and techniques such as Map-Reduce that are used to solve fundamental problems in big data. You'll feel empowered to have conversations about big data and the data analysis process....

Top reviews


Jan 31, 2016

I'm forced to give 5 stars. I don't want to have a certification on a poor quality course (another coursera mistake). This material needs tremendous amount of work to get finished and revised.


May 15, 2020

Learned about Hadoop Ecosystem, limitations of map-reduce approach and Spark as a solution to overcome some of limitations.Thanks for giving me the opportunity to participate in this MOOC.

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By Xiaoyong L

Apr 14, 2017

Well organized and easy to learn. Well worth the time and money spent.

By chintan p

Feb 24, 2019

Course is awesome. It has clear my idea about MapReduce , Spark jobs.

By Renzo A

Mar 18, 2018

Nice course to learn the basics about Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark

By Karthik K

Jan 12, 2016

Good Practicals in applying Big Data Technologies n sample big data.

By Daniel M

Nov 3, 2017

A solid fundamental foundation for anyone getting into Big data

By Louis J

Jul 8, 2017

Well explicated and interesting exercises to practice, thanks !

By Devi R

Sep 8, 2023

The course content was very informative and easy to understand

By Vijayashri B

Oct 30, 2017

Nice course, but need to add little more detailed expalination

By rikoizz

Aug 12, 2017

Good introduce for beginners to learn about Big data platform.

By Huynh L D

Jun 11, 2016

Fun course to get introduced to big data frameworks and tools

By Chitra S

Feb 2, 2016

Excellent hands on course on Hadoop HDFS, map reduce & spark!

By Hyun S Y

Nov 3, 2015

I learned about how can i use hadoop and hadoop system. good

By Pranshu S

May 23, 2016

Superb Course with excellent overview of hadoop ecosystem :)

By 丁俊南

May 4, 2016

Very good course, gave me a very good introduction to Hadoop

By Douglas H

Jan 1, 2016

Great course, especially, the Spark programming assignments.

By Saransh

Sep 5, 2017

The tutors are very good. And the so is the course content.

By Sanjeev G

Aug 4, 2017

A good course for beginners and for experts. Good learning.

By Rashesh S

Jan 25, 2017

Excellent Material and helps to understand Hadoop Concepts.

By pradeep

May 31, 2016

This course is just what i was expecting. Awesome teaching.

By Vinoth S

Jan 30, 2019

Gained the hadoop(Map reduce) spark framework in detailed

By Aditya K

Dec 18, 2016

Amazing course. Very informative lectures. Keep learning.

By Nikolai M

May 25, 2017

It's a good introduction to Hadoop, MapReduce and Spark.

By Alejandro M O

Jun 19, 2016

I finally learned spark and Map/Reduce, hands on lab!!!!

By Marco G

Jul 3, 2019

Great course for learning the basic of Hadoop and Spark

By Leonardo J

Apr 23, 2016

excelente curso para empezar con la arquitectura Hadoop