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Getting Started with Big Data and the Hadoop Ecosystem

Deep dive into the world of Big Data and Hadoop! Learn the need for Big Data analysis, technologies and distributions
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Platform: Udemy
Video: 11h 4m
Language: English
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Ever curious what the term Big Data is? What’s Hadoop and what’s up with the Elephant? This course is for anyone who wants a clear structured introduction to the world of Big Data and Hadoop which has been labelled as the next generation platform for data processing because of its low cost and ultimate scalable data processing capabilities. 
Who’s it for?
This course is for anyone who works with data analytics; including developers, analysts, marketers, or anyone generally interested in the topic.
What will I learn?

This course starts out by giving you the history of Big Data and why we need Big Data analysis in today’s data driven world.  We then go into the history of Hadoop, how it was conceived, and the technology behind it. 

The latter half of this course will go into the top Hadoop Distributors. These are the companies taking the open source framework of hadoop and creating innovative products and solutions to meet the demands for Big Data technology. The companies covered are Amazon, Cloudera, HDInsight, MapR and Hortonworks.

You will learn

✓ Understand what Big Data is and its history
✓ The need for Big Data in today’s information world
✓ Fundamentals of Hadoop
✓ Apache
✓ The most popular Hadoop Distriubters inlcuidng Amazon EMR, Cloudera, HDInsight, MapR, and Hortonworks


• None. This course is perfect for beginners and non-technical people.

This course is for

• Anyone interested in a foundational understanding of Big Data & Hadoop
Best Selling Instructors, 70,000+ Students
My name is Samy Mkacher. 
I’m a Paris-born and raised top Udemy instructor with over 120,000 students from all over the world. I currently live in the French Alps where I enjoy a simple life full of mountains, lakes and hiking. 
Outside Udemy, I’ve worked primarily as an independent Digital Marketing Consultant for the past 5 years, where I’ve helped generate and manage millions of dollars in Paid Advertising and Search Engine Optimization.
I’m a multi-certified specialist (Google Ads, Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, Facebook Ads…) and I try to share my knowledge at an affordable price with you guys on Udemy. 
While it’s impossible to create perfect courses, I try to make my courses highly actionable with worksheets and concrete steps to undertake to complete a given goal. 
I’m generally available to answer questions, so feel free to reach out one way or another. 

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Platform: Udemy
Video: 11h 4m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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