Thinking in Big Data

April 4, 2017

Prerequisite: None

Jesse Anderson

Big Data Monkey Tamer

Big Data Institute

The Big Data ecosystem is a vast array of weird names. Knowing what each one does and the subtle differences between them is an important part of Big Data engineering. This tutorial will cover the most common technologies like Hadoop HDFS and Hadoop MapReduce. We will also talk the other ecosystem projects and where they fit in.

You Will Learn

  • What is Big Data
  • What are some examples of Big Data in the real world
  • How Hadoop HDFS works and how to interact with it
  • How Hadoop MapReduce works and how it runs on a cluster
  • What technologies are in the Hadoop ecosystem
  • The difference between data engineers and data scientists

Geared To

  • Architects, developers, anyone interested in Hadoop

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The Boston Marriott® Copley Place
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