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Big Data On AWS Training Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to AWS and Big Data

  • An Introduction to Big Data
  • Ingestion, Transmission, and Compression of Big Data
  • Kinesis and Data Stream
  • Data Storage Solutions
  • Using DynamoDB to Store and Query Data
  • Processing Big Data
  • Operating Athena
  • Utilising Elastic MapReduce

Module 2: Apache Hadoop and EMR (Elastic MapReduce)

  • Apache Hadoop and EMR
  • Consolidating EMR with HUE
  • Function of Pig Scripts in Hue
  • Spark on EMR
  • Constructing and Querying Tables

Module 3: Big Data with Redshift in AWS

  • Big Data with Redshift
  • Visualising Big Data
  • Operating TIBCO Spotfire
  • Big Data Design Sequences
  • Data Warehouses
  • Redshift Environment Optimisation

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Who should attend this Big Data on AWS Training Course?

The Big Data on AWS Course is designed for professionals who want to gain expertise in processing and analysing large datasets using Amazon Web Services (AWS) technologies. This course can be beneficial to a variety of professionals, including:

  • Data Engineers
  • Data Scientists
  • Big Data Analysts
  • Data Analytics Managers
  • Business Intelligence Analysts
  • Data Warehousing Specialists
  • Big Data Consultants

Prerequisites of the Big Data on AWS Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites to attend the AWS Big Data Course. However, a basic understanding of Big Data technologies and cloud computing can be beneficial to the delegates. 

Big Data on AWS Certification Overview

Big Data has become essential for decision-making and business strategy in various industries. The Knowledge Academy provides this AWS Certification that teaches how to efficiently and effectively handle, process, and analyse large datasets using Amazon Web Services (AWS). Since AWS is a top cloud platform, mastering Big Data on AWS is vital for organisations aiming to stay competitive and innovative.

Proficiency in AWS Big Data is crucial for IT Professionals, Data Engineers, Data Scientists, and anyone engaged in data management and analytics. As cloud technologies continue to gain traction, organisations seek experts capable of designing, implementing, and fine-tuning Big Data solutions on AWS.

The 2-day AWS Big Data Certification course is crafted to equip delegates with a deep grasp of AWS services and tools specifically designed for managing Big Data tasks. This training offers hands-on practice in establishing data lakes, conducting analytics, and utilising AWS services such as Amazon EMR, Redshift, and Athena. Through practical exercises and real-world scenarios, attendees can promptly apply their newfound knowledge in their professional careers.

Course Objectives

  • To explore AWS Big Data services and their roles in data processing and analytics
  • To learn how to build and manage data lakes on AWS
  • To gain proficiency in using Amazon EMR for distributed data processing
  • To master data warehousing with Amazon Redshift
  • To perform ad-hoc querying with Amazon Athena
  • To discover best practices for securing and optimising Big Data solutions on AWS

After successfully finishing the Big Data on AWS Training Course, delegates will possess the necessary expertise to design and deploy cost-efficient, scalable Big Data solutions on the AWS platform. Delegates can expand their AWS skills with The Knowledge Academy’s wide range of AWS Courses.

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What’s included in this Big Data on AWS Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors
  • Big Data on AWS Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

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Fort McMurray is an urban service area in Alberta, Canada. It was a formerly a city named ‘McMurray’ between 1947 and 1962, but integrated with Improvement District No. 143 in 1995 to become the Municipality of Wood Buffalo. Fort McMurray is still heavily thought of to be a city however. It is located in close proximity to Edmonton and the Saskatchewan border, as well as the rivers of Athabasca and Clearwater. Fort McMurray boats of a population of around 60,000 people and is the largest community located in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo. There are two school districts in Fort McMurray, a public one and a Catholic one which services the needs for all ages of students, including primary, elementary and secondary education. Programs like French Immersion is provided within each school district and some offer specialist performing arts or technology and science programs. There is only one French school in Fort McMurray and caters to those up to Grade 12. There is one university called Keyano College which focuses on vocational training and produces a large amount of workers for the oil sands. Also provided are theatre recitals and events in the university, which attract up to 50,000 visitors per performance. These events lead the population of Fort McMurray to regard the university as the cultural hub in their town.

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530 MacKenzie Blvd,

Fort McMurray,

AB T9H 4C4,


T: +1 6474932992

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Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's AWS Training | Big Data On AWS Training in Fort McMurray, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

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AWS Training | Big Data On AWS Training in Fort McMurray FAQs

AWS Big Data refers to the suite of analytical tools and services provided by AWS that enable processing and analysis of large datasets, helping organisations leverage their data for decision-making.
There are no formal prerequisites to attend this course.
This course is ideal for data scientists, data analysts, data engineers, or any professionals looking to leverage AWS for big data solutions.
Yes, The Knowledge Academy offers comprehensive support for all courses.
The curriculum may cover services like Amazon Redshift, Amazon Kinesis, AWS Glue, Amazon EMR, and AWS data lakes, among others.
The duration of this course is 2 days.
Completing the training enhances your ability to design, implement, and manage big data solutions on AWS, increasing your value in data analytics projects.
Yes, the AWS Certified Big Data - Specialty certification is recognised in the industry and validates your expertise in using AWS data technologies.
Achieving the AWS Big Data certification can open up advanced career opportunities in data engineering and analytics, reflecting your specialised skills in a high-demand field.
Mastering AWS Big Data skills ensures you are adept at using leading-edge technologies, keeping you competitive and relevant in the evolving job market.
Employers can verify certification status through AWS's certification directory, and the certification is widely recognised by industry leaders as a mark of proficiency in AWS big data technologies.
The training fees for Big Data on AWS Training certification in Fort McMurray starts from CAD4295
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Big Data on AWS Training.
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