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Hadoop Big Data Certification Course Outline

Module 1: Understanding Hadoop

  • What is Web Hadoop?
  • Why is Hadoop Important?
  • Hadoop Architecture
  • Challenges of Using Hadoop

Module 2: Processing Distributed Data

  • HDFS
  • MapReduce
  • Architecture
  • Processing Data

Module 3: Introduction to Data Storage and Processing

  • Overview
  • Projects for Structured Data Storage and Processing

Module 4: Defining Hadoop Cluster Requirements

  • Hadoop Cluster
  • Advantages
  • Hadoop Cluster Architecture
  • Best Practices for Building Hadoop Cluster

Module 5: Configuring a Cluster

  • Types of Configuration Files Drive Hadoop Configuration
  • Code Example 

Module 6: Maximizing HDFS Robustness

  • Three Types of Failures in HDFS
  • Data Disk Failure, Heartbeats, and Re-Replication
  • Cluster Rebalancing
  • Data Integrity
  • Metadata Disk Failure
  • Snapshots

Module 7: Managing Resources and Cluster Health

  • Managing Resources
  • Managing HDFS Cluster
  • Secondary NameNode Configuration
  • MapReduce Cluster Management

Module 8: Maintaining a Cluster

  • FileSystem Checks
  • HDFS Balancer Utility
  • Add New Nodes to Cluster
  • Decommissioning a Node from Cluster
  • Datanode Volume Failures
  • Database Backups
  • HDFS Metadata Backup
  • Purging Older Log Files

Module 9: Extending Hadoop and Implementing Data Ingress

  • Extending Hadoop Towards Data Lake

Module 10: Extending Hadoop and Implementing Data Ingress

  • Hadoop Built-in Ingress and Egress Tools 

Module 11: Planning for Backup, Recovery, and Security

  • Introduction to Backup and Recovery
  • Goals and Objectives

Module 12: Introduction to Big Data

  • What is Big Data?
  • Three V’s
  • Sources of Big Data 

Module 13: Storing Big Data

  • Introduction to Big Data Storage
  • Key Requirements of Big Data Storage
  • Big Data Storage Architectures

Module 14: Processing Big Data

  • Introduction to Data Processing
  • Big Data Processing Frameworks
  • What is Traditional Approach?
  • MapReduce
  • Hadoop and Big Data
  • Distributed Storage System
  • YARN
  • Hadoop 1.0/Hadoop 2.0
  • Advantages of Hadoop
  • Hadoop Ecosystem
  • Hortonworks Data Platform

Module 15: Tools and Techniques to Analyse Big Data

  • Apache Hadoop
  • Microsoft HDInsight
  • NoSQL
  • Hive
  • Sqoop
  • PolyBase
  • Big Data in Excel
  • Presto

Module 16: Developing a Big Data Strategy

  • Steps to Develop a Big Data Strategy
  • Understanding Business Objectives
  • Have a Clear Strategy for Hadoop
  • Build a Data-Driven Culture
  • Choose the Right Platform
  • Start Small

Module 17: Implementing Big Data Solution

  • Steps for Implementing a Big Data Solution
  • Collect and Load Data
  • Process, Query, Transform Data
  • Consume and Visualize Data
  • Build End-To-End Solutions

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Who should attend this Hadoop Big Data Certification Course?

This Big Data Hadoop Course in Houston is suitable for a wide range of individuals who are interested in mastering the concepts and techniques related to Hadoop and Big Data. This course can be beneficial for a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Data Professionals
  • Software Developers
  • Database Administrators
  • System Administrators
  • IT Professionals
  • Business Analysts
  • Project Managers

Prerequisites of the Hadoop Big Data Certification Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this Big Data Hadoop Course.

Hadoop Big Data Certification Training Course Overview

Understanding Hadoop, the open-source framework, is crucial in the era of immense data growth in Houston. This course explores Hadoop's relevance in processing vast datasets efficiently, making it indispensable for professionals navigating the realm of big data analytics.

Proficiency in Hadoop in Houston is essential for professionals seeking mastery in big data management and analytics. Data scientists, analysts, and IT professionals aiming to harness the power of massive datasets should prioritize acquiring skills in Hadoop. This course empowers participants to manipulate, process, and analyze big data precisely and quickly.

This intensive 2-day training in Houston equips delegates with hands-on experience in Hadoop, ensuring a comprehensive understanding of its components. Through interactive sessions, participants will delve into Hadoop's architecture, MapReduce programming, and HDFS, gaining practical insights into handling large-scale data effectively. The training is tailored to accelerate the learning curve for quick application in real-world scenarios.

Course Objectives:

  • To comprehend the fundamentals of Hadoop and its ecosystem
  • To gain proficiency in writing MapReduce programs
  • To understand Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) and its role in data storage
  • To explore various Hadoop ecosystem components like Hive and Pig
  • To learn techniques for optimizing and troubleshooting Hadoop clusters
  • To grasp the integration of Hadoop with other big data tools
  • To acquire practical skills in data ingestion and processing with Hadoop

After completing this Big Data Hadoop Course in Houston, delegates will receive a recognized certification validating their expertise in Hadoop. This certification is a testament to their proficiency in handling big data, making them valuable assets in the ever-evolving landscape of data analytics and management.

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What’s included in this Hadoop Big Data Certification Course?

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

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Houston is the largest and most populated city in Texas and the American South. It is the fourth crowed city in the United States of America. It has a population of approximately over 2 million citizens. Houston is home to the Houston Independent School District (HISD) which consists of 17 school districts and 112 campuses, making it the seventh largest school district in the United States. Houston offers magnet or vanguard schools specialising in the sciences, visual and performing arts, and health professions. Houston also has charter schools and some public school districts also have their own charter schools. The city also has over 300 private schools which are accredited by Texas Private School Accreditation Commission. Houston also has Houston Area Independent Schools which offer different religious and secular viewpoints. The Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston operate the Houston Catholic schools.Huston is also home to 3 community colleges which use either the Houston Community College System or the Lone Star College System in the North-Western through North-Eastern part of Houston. Both of these are part of the 10 largest institutions of higher learning in the United States. The South-Eastern part of Houston is assisted by San Jacinto College with the Lee College serving the North-Eastern part of the city. The city also offers several private institutions of higher learning including many colleges and universities including The University of St. Thomas which is a liberal arts college as well as the Rice University which is a Catholic University with over 6,000 students enrolled. Houston provides students our separate and distinct state universities. The University of Houston is a Tier One research university and is nationally recognised. The university was established in 1927 and is the third largest university in Texas with over 40,000 students following the University of Houston System. The city also provides two stand-alone universities: The University of Houston–Clear Lake (UHCL) which was established in 1971 and teaches over 8,000 students and University of Houston–Downtown which was founded in 1974 and has nearly 14,000 students attending. Houston is also home to Texas Southern University (TSU) which is a historically black university (HBCU); it was founded in 1927 as Houston Coloured Junior College. It now teaches nearly 10,000 students.

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Big Data Training | Hadoop Big Data Certification in Houston FAQs

Hadoop is an open-source framework for distributed storage and processing of large data sets. It uses the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) and MapReduce programming model to enable scalable and parallel data processing.
No, Hadoop is not strictly necessary for Big Data. While Hadoop is a popular framework for processing large datasets, other technologies like Apache Spark, NoSQL databases, and cloud-based solutions also handle Big Data effectively.
Yes, Big Data often requires coding for data processing, analysis, and manipulation tasks. Programming languages like Python, Java, and Scala are commonly used in Big Data applications.
Java is the primary programming language for Hadoop. It is essential for developing and running Hadoop applications, as Hadoop's core components are implemented in Java.
Hadoop Developers need expertise in Java, MapReduce programming, Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS), data processing, and strong analytical skills to design, develop, and maintain big data applications.
To become a Hadoop Big Data Developer, acquire programming skills in languages like Java or Python, master Hadoop ecosystem components, gain experience in data processing, and stay updated on industry trends. The perfect starting point is pursuing The Knowledge Academy’s Big Data Hadoop Course.
After completing a Big Data Hadoop Certification Training Course, focus on advanced concepts like Spark, Hive, and Pig. Deepen your data processing, analysis, and machine learning knowledge for comprehensive expertise.
After completing a Big Data Hadoop Course, you may qualify for roles such as Big Data Engineer, Data Analyst, Hadoop Developer, Data Scientist, or Database Administrator, leveraging your expertise in handling large-scale data processing and analytics.
Online courses provide structured lessons, hands-on exercises, and expert guidance to help you learn Hadoop Big Data efficiently. They offer flexibility, accessibility, and up-to-date content for effective skill development.
Big Data Hadoop Training offers skills in managing vast data sets, enhancing career opportunities, and leveraging the power of the Hadoop ecosystem for efficient data processing, storage, and analysis.
To register for Hadoop Big Data Training Courses, visit the official training website, fill out the registration form, provide the necessary details, choose a suitable course, and complete the payment process.
Big Data system requirements typically include robust hardware with ample storage, high processing power, and sufficient memory. Additionally, scalable infrastructure, parallel processing capabilities, and efficient data management tools are essential.
Hadoop Big Data Training typically includes instructor-led classroom sessions, live online classes, and self-paced learning. These modes cater to diverse learning preferences and schedules.
The training fees for Hadoop Big Data Certification certification in Houston starts from $3195
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Hadoop Big Data Certification.
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