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Implementing Predictive Solutions with Spark in Azure HDInsight, Certificate

Implementing Predictive Solutions with Spark in Azure HDInsight, Certificate

  • Application Deadline
  • 42 days
    Duration
EdX is an online learning platform trusted by over 12 million users offering the Implementing Predictive Solutions with Spark in Azure HDInsight Program in collaboration with MicrosoftX. Learn how to use Spark in Microsoft Azure HDInsight to create predictive analytics and machine learning solutions. 

About

Are you ready for big data science? In this course, learn how to implement predictive analytics solutions for big data using Apache Spark in Microsoft Azure HDInsight. See how to work with Scala or Python to cleanse and transform data and build machine learning models with Spark ML (the machine learning library in Spark).

What you'll learn:

  • Using Spark to explore data and prepare for modeling
  • Build supervised machine learning models
  • Evaluate and optimize models
  • Build recommenders and unsupervised machine learning models

Note: To complete the hands-on elements in this course, you will require an Azure subscription and a Windows client computer. You can sign up for a free Azure trial subscription (a valid credit card is required for verification, but you will not be charged for Azure services). Note that the free trial is not available in all regions.

This Implementing Predictive Analytics with Spark in Azure HDInsight course is part of the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Big Data and the Microsoft Professional Program Certificate in Data Science offered at MicrosoftX MicrosoftX.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 42 days
    • Intensity 4 hrs/week
    • Duration description

      6 weeks

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Self-paced

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Data Science with Spark 
  • Getting Started with Machine Learning
  • Evaluating Machine Learning Models 
  • Recommenders and Unsupervised Models 

Lecturers

  • Graeme Malcolm - Senior Content Developer

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

Prerequisites:

  • Familiarity with Azure HDInsight.
  • Familiarity with databases and SQL.
  • Some programming experience.
  • A willingness to learn actively in a self-paced manner.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
  • National Applies to you

    99 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 99 USD for the full programme and a duration of 42 days.
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