Learn how to create large data lakes and then see how big data analytics can thrive. You too can make sense of petabytes of data in real-time. This course will equip you with everything you need to know!

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  • Course Duration:
    6 weeks

    At 10 hrs/week

  • Course starts:

    August 23, 2021

    Applications Close:

    August 22, 2021

    Basic experience with Amazon Web Services [Cloud Computing Digital Skill], Analytical Background

Master a data skill to boost your productivity

EXPLORE's range of DIGITAL SKILLS offers a unique learning experience over a 6 week period. We’re confident that having nailed one skill, you’ll be back for more - the thrill of learning and applying new knowledge is hard to beat! Each skill is thoughtfully curated to ensure it can be applied in the workplace immediately.

You'll learn theory, tools and technology in a fast-paced and fun online environment, supported by wise and generous tech specialists who delight in learning.

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Storing Big Data DIGITAL SKILL

Learn how to create large data lakes by seamlessly connecting multiple data sources in the cloud. With these large lakes then see how big data analytics can thrive and how you can make sense of petabytes of data in real-time.

Big Data Concepts

  • Databases

    Storing, designing and accessing relational database solutions
    Non-relational databases
    Data Warehouses
    OLTP and OLAP

  • Storage

    Block storage and caching
    Legacy systems, files stores and business unit collaboration
    Cloud based object storage
    Build data lakes

Source Systems

  • Static Data

    APIs and IoT devices
    File Transfer protocols
    Connecting within-business, on-premise and cloud based solutions

  • Streaming

    Why stream data?
    Retrieving data from source systems: Kafka and AWS kinesis
    Making data available: queues and streams

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At EXPLORE we firmly believe that learning can be fun, even when the content is complex. Our highly experienced course designers are able to share their insights and wisdom through our innovative learning platform and video-first approach. Take a look at what you can expect when joining us:

  • SQL

    Learn how to practically apply SQL to a database

  • Power BI

    Bring your data to life using beautiful dashboarding techniques

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