Data Analytics MOOC Courses (MOOC List)
The Apache™ Hadoop® project develops open-source software for reliable, scalable, distributed computing. Learn the fundamental principles behind it, and how you can use its power to make sense of your Big Data.
Learn how you can predict customer demand and preferences by using the data that is all around you.
Learn how to use Hadoop technologies in Microsoft Azure HDInsight to process big data in this five week, hands-on course.
Big Data is an extraordinary knowledge revolution that is sweeping through business, academia, government, healthcare, and everyday life. It enables us to provide a healthier life for our children, ensure safety and independence for older people, conserve precious resources like water and energy, and peer into our own individual, genetic makeup. The term “Big Data” describes the accumulation and analysis of vast amounts of information. But Big Data is much more than big data. It’s also the ability to extract meaning: to sort through masses of numbers and find the hidden patterns and unexpected correlations.
You’ll learn from use cases what it takes to extract that value from Big Data, and…
Learn how to apply data science techniques using parallel programming in Apache Spark to explore big (and small) data.
This course follows on from Data Mining with Weka and provides a deeper account of data mining tools and techniques. Again the emphasis is on principles and practical data mining using Weka, rather than mathematical theory or advanced details of particular algorithms.