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Hadoop Big Data Certification

  • Learn How to Manage & Maintain Large Data Sets Using the Hadoop Software
  • Improve Business Processes & Productivity with a Hadoop Big Data Certification
  • Broaden Your Skill Set and get to grips with Big Data and Hadoop with this certification
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Hadoop Big Data Certification Training Course Outline:

The Hadoop Big Data Certification is a two-day course. The course content is divided into two sections: Hadoop and Big Data. The following outlines the topics that will be covered in each section.


  • Understanding Big Data and Hadoop
  • Processing Distributed Data
  • Hadoop Project
  • Introduction to Data Storage and Processing
  • Defining Hadoop Cluster Requirements
  • Configuring a Cluster
  • Maximising HDFS Robustness
  • Managing Resources and Cluster Health
  • Maintaining a Cluster
  • Extending Hadoop
  • Implementing Data Ingress and Egress
  • Planning for Backup, Recovery, and Security


Big Data

  • Introduction to Big Data
  • Storing Big Data
  • Processing Big Data
  • Tools and Techniques to Analyse Big Data
  • Developing a Big Data Strategy
  • Implementing a Big Data Solution
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Hadoop Big Data Certification Training Course Overview

Hadoop is an open-source software platform for computing. It facilitates the processing of big data sets across computer clusters. Hadoop has no format requirements therefore is an economical solution to any organisation. Thus training, as a Certified Specialist in Hadoop, will be an asset to any organisation.

Training as a Certified Specialist in Hadoop and Big Data, you will hone the knowledge and experience required to devise a Hadoop solution that will satisfy your business requirements and needs. Post successful completion of this course, delegates shall be able to allocate, distribute, and manage resources, monitor the Hadoop file system, job progress, and overall cluster performance.

This comprehensive two-day course will equip delegates with the skills required to install, configure, and navigate the Apache Hadoop platform. In addition, delegates will be able to build a Hadoop solution that is tailored to their specific business requirements. The emergence of large data sets brings with it fresh challenges and it can be difficult to manoeuvre oneself in unchartered territory. This course extensively covers big data and shall include the storage and processing of big data, the tools and techniques used to analyse big data, how to develop a big data strategy, and implementing a big data solution. As a Certified Specialist in Big Data Analytics, you will have the expertise and skills to build competitive strategies around data-driven insights.

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Who should attend this Big Data Hadoop Training Course?

This course is recommended for those needing to implement or enhance their big data environment. Additionally, it is also for anyone looking to advance their analytics career by ensuring excellent foundational knowledge.

Typically, those attending are Project Managers and IT Managers, Database Administrators & Data Architects, Developers & SQL Developers, Data Scientists & Business Intelligence. This is not an exhaustive list.

Hadoop Big Data Certification Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites required to attend this training course. 

What's included in this Hadoop Training Course?

  • Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises
  • Manual
  • Experienced Instructor
  • Refreshments

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Hadoop Big Data Certification FAQs

Please arrive at the venue at 8:45am.
This course is intended for those looking to advance their foundational knowledge of Hadoop and Big Data. Mostly, Project Managers, IT Managers, Database Administrators & Data Architects, Developers & SQL Developers, Data Scientists & Business Intelligence persons attend this course. However, this is not an exhaustive list.
We are able to provide support via phone & email prior to attending, during and after the course.
Delegate pack consisting of course notes and exercises, Manual, Experienced Instructor, and Refreshments
This course is [2] day(s)
Once your booking has been placed and confirmed, you will receive an email which contains your course location, course overview, pre-course reading material (if required), course agenda and payment receipts
Hadoop is an open-source software platform for computing. This Java-based programming tool facilitates the processing of big data sets across computer clusters. Hadoop has no format requirements therefore is an economical solution to any organisation. Thus training, as a Certified Specialist in Hadoop, will be an asset to any company.
Therefore is no exam at the end of this course. Successful completion and participation of the two-

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"Really good course and well organised. Trainer was great with a sense of humour - his experience allowed a free flowing course, structured to help you gain as much information & relevant experience whilst helping prepare you for the exam"

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"...the trainer for this course was excellent. I would definitely recommend (and already have) this course to others."

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