Introduction to Data Science and Big Data

Duration

1 day


Overview

This course is intended for everyone with an interest in Big Data and Data Science. What are the differences between the two, what are the most-used tools out there, and how do you integrate these new tools and technologies in your existing workflow.


Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will understand the following:

  • Introduction to Big Data and Data Science. What is it, and what are the differences?

  • Possibilities: Big Data and Data Science use cases

  • Big Data and Data Science landscape: tools and technologies

  • The data science maturity model: the lifecycle of Data Science projects

  • Incorporating an innovation workflow into your organization

  • Integration within an enterprise architecture and existing BI/DWH stack


Prerequisites

This course covers the absolute basics. A basic understanding of computer technology is required, but we won’t go deep into detail about code. Only concepts and technologies.


Course Content

  • Introduction to Big Data and Data Science. What is it, and what are the differences?

    • Terminology

    • Big Data

    • Data Science

  • Possibilities: Big Data and Data Science use cases

    • Real-life examples of Big Data and Data Science projects

  • Big Data and Data Science landscape: tools and technologies

    • Big Data Tools

    • The Hadoop Ecosystem (Spark, Kafka, …)

    • NoSQL Databases

    • Graph Databases

    • R and R Studio

    • Python – Scikit Learn and other Machine Learning Libraries

    • Deep Learning and Neural Networks - TensorFlow

  • The data science maturity model: the lifecycle of Data Science projects

  • Incorporating an innovation workflow into your organization

    • Stakeholders within the organisation

    • Ideation and roadmap

    • Implementing your first case

    • Measuring and communicating results

  • Integration within an enterprise architecture and existing BI/DWH stack


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TRAINING COST

Early Bird (until 1 month prior training)
525 EUR (VAT excluded) per person

Full Price
595 EUR (VAT excluded) per person

Practical details

Classroom
From 9 AM to 5 PM

Language

English (unless all attendees speak Dutch)

Location

De Villermontstraat 9
2550 Kontich
Belgium

This training in-company?

Upon your request we can organize this training for you.