Course in Managing Big Data with R and Hadoop

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Programme Description

Course in Managing Big Data with R and Hadoop

FutureLearn

This online course will introduce you to various high-performance computing (HPC) facilities for big data analysis. This includes R – a programming language renowned for its simplicity, elegance and community support – and Hadoop – an open source, Java-based programming framework for large datasets. You will find out how to use them, avoiding common pitfalls and saving you time and money.

What topics will you cover?

  • First steps in R and RStudio
  • Working with Apache Hadoop 1 – Fundamentals
  • Working with Apache Hadoop 2 – RHadoop
  • Statistical learning using RHadoop

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you will:

  • Understand how the performance of modern supercomputing is achieved
  • Understand the basic functionality of the Bash terminal window
  • Understand the basic functionality of Apache Hadoop for scalable, distributed computing
  • Understand the basic functionality of RHadoop
  • Understand the basic problems of supervised and unsupervised learning
  • Perform basic clustering, regression, and classification with RHadoop.
This school offers programs in:
  • English
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Last updated November 19, 2017
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