Working with Big Data on Azure

The Working with Big Data on Azure training course teaches developers how to utilize Big Data technologies within the Azure Cloud platform.

The Working with Big Data on Azure course begins with the fundamentals of Azure and then transitions into Azure’s HDInsights. Once the foundation is laid, the course dives into building and running Hadoop and Spark applications within Azure.

The Big Data on Azure course concludes with an introduction to machine learning and how to leverage Azure for predictive analysis.

Course Summary

Learn how to effective use Big Data technologies on the Azure cloud
Developers and software engineers moving Big Data into Azure
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Hands-on training is customized, instructor-led training with an in-depth presentation of a technology and its concepts, featuring such topics as Java, OOAD, and Open Source.

Hands On help
3 Days
Productivity Objectives: 
  • Learn the fundamentals of Azure Platform and Azure Portal
  • Utilize HDInsights
  • Understand the Data, DBs and NoSQL options that supported by Azure
  • Implement Hadoop and Spark on Azure
  • Learn the Microsoft approach to machine learning

What You'll Learn

In the Working with Big Data on Azure training course you’ll learn:

  • Azure Platform Fundamentals
    • Azure Portal
    • Azure Resources and Compute Options
    • Configuration and Management
  • Azure HDInsights
    • Introduction to Big Data on Azure and HDInsights
    • Understanding Windows Azure HDInsights Service
    • Provisioning
    • Automation and Maintenance
    • Logging & Troubleshooting
  • Hadoop Ecosystem on Azure
    • Hadoop Ecosystem Overview
    • Hadoop in Azure Cloud
    • Hadoop Tool/Framework Installations on Azure Resources
  • Apache Spark on Azure
    • Spark Introduction and Overview
    • Configure and Setup Apache Spark on Azure Cloud
    • Introduction to Spark Core, RDDs & Spark API
    • Introduction to Spark SQL
    • Introduction to Spark Streaming
    • Introduction to Spark ML and ML Lib
    • Introduction to Spark GraphX
  • Microsoft Machine Learning Overview
    • Introduction to Machine Learning and Predictive Analytics
    • Introduction to Azure Machine Learning
    • ML Studio overview
    • Data Visualization & Data Wrangling
    • Models – Overview
    • Clustering and Recommendations

Meet Your Instructor

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Andrew S

Andrew is a mathematician turned software engineer who loves building systems. After graduating with a PhD in pure math, he became fascinated by software startups and has since spent 20 years learning. During this period, he’s worked on a wide variety of projects and platforms, including big data analytics, enterprise optimization, mathematical finance, cross-platform middleware, and medical imaging.

In 2001, Andrew served as company architect at ProfitLogic, a pricing optimization startup...

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