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Big Data Developer - Author Award for Educators 2016

The badge earner has developed and published a university course to educate students on how to use a Big Data platform and data governance concepts to efficiently store and manage extremely large amounts of data, using IBM BigInsights. The course will teach students topics such as Hadoop, Map Reduce, HBase, Big SQL, & BigSheets, in order to capture, store, and analyze structured and unstructured data.

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What it takes to earn this badge

  • Must be a faculty member of a Higher Education Institution which has or is implementing the IBM Skills Academy Program.
  • Completion of Module I - Data Management Overview: Covering Date overview, Industry Applications, Case Studies; Understanding Big Data.
  • Completion of Module II - Big Data Foundations: Covering Hadoop Architecture and Administration; Big Data Platform and data governance.
  • Completion of Module III - Big Data Developer: Covering Big Data Architecture; Storing and processing data with Hadoop; Creating data using HDFS and GPFS; Data distribution and storage with MapReduce; Hadroop Query Language (Pig, Hive, Jaql); Distributed storage system with Hbase and NoSQL; Queries using BigSQL; BigSheets analytics tools; Analyze structured and unstructured data with text analytics; Application Development Lifecycle.
  • Publishing the university course in the university collaboration space.
  • Submitting curriculum for the Faculty Rewards proposal.
  • Obtaining the Faculty Rewards International Curriculum review board's approval.
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