University of Virginia Darden School Foundation
IBM & Darden Digital Strategy Specialization
University of Virginia Darden School Foundation

IBM & Darden Digital Strategy Specialization

Get ahead with key business and technical skills. Understand how current technologies are changing industry and create strategy to transform your business

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Michael Lenox
Jared Harris
Rav Ahuja

Instructors: Michael Lenox

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Specialization - 6 course series

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What you'll learn

  • Understand the value of data and how the rapid growth of technologies such as artificial intelligence and cloud computing are transforming business.

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Specialization - 6 course series

Introduction to Artificial Intelligence (AI)

Course 18 hours4.7 (12,707 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Describe what is AI, its applications, use cases, and how it is transforming our lives

  • Explain terms like Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Neural Networks

  • Describe several issues and ethical concerns surrounding AI

  • Articulate advice from experts about learning and starting a career in AI

Skills you'll gain

Category: Business Transformation
Category: Data-Informed Decision-Making
Category: Business Solutions
Category: Digital Strategy
Category: Technology Strategy

The Strategist's Challenge

Course 25 hours4.7 (51 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Develop your ability to think strategically, analyze the competitive environment, and recommend firm positioning and value creation

Skills you'll gain

Category: Data Science
Category: Spreadsheet
Category: Data Analysis
Category: Microsoft Excel
Category: Data Visualization

Introduction to Data Analytics

Course 310 hours4.8 (14,582 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Explain what Data Analytics is and the key steps in the Data Analytics process

  • Differentiate between different data roles such as Data Engineer, Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Business Analyst, and Business Intelligence Analyst

  • Describe the different types of data structures, file formats, and sources of data

  • Describe the data analysis process involving collecting, wrangling, mining, and visualizing data

Skills you'll gain

Category: Business Transformation
Category: Cloud Platforms
Category: Digital Strategy
Category: Data Integrity

Introduction to Cloud Computing

Course 412 hours4.6 (5,539 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Define cloud computing and explain essential characteristics, history, the business case for cloud, and the emerging technologies enabled by cloud

  • Describe the cloud service models- IaaS, PaaS, SaaS, and cloud deployment models- Public, Private, Hybrid; explain cloud infrastructure components

  • Explain emerging Cloud related trends including HybridMulticloud, Microservices, Serverless, Cloud Native, DevOps, and Application Modernization

  • List and describe services of popular cloud platforms including AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, IBM Cloud, Alibaba Cloud, and others

Skills you'll gain

Category: Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Category: Data Science
Category: Machine Learning
Category: Deep Learning
Category: Jobs

Introduction to Digital Transformation Part 1

Course 54 hours4.7 (111 ratings)

What you'll learn

  • Understand the “digital transformation stack” - infrastructure, technology, business functions, and strategy

Skills you'll gain

Category: Cloud Computing
Category: Hybrid Multicloud
Category: Devops
Category: Iaas PaaS Saas
Category: Cloud Native

Introduction to Digital Transformation Part 2

Course 64 hours4.7 (45 ratings)

What you'll learn

Skills you'll gain

Category: strategy
Category: Swot Analysis
Category: Value Proposition
Category: Competitiveness

Instructors

Michael Lenox
24 Courses439,884 learners
Jared Harris
University of Virginia Darden School Foundation
10 Courses210,005 learners
Rav Ahuja
IBM
52 Courses2,380,862 learners

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