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9 Free Online Courses To Pump Up Your Big Data, Analytics Skills

Do you really need to go back to school and get another degree in order to establish yourself in a career as a data scientist? Maybe not. These nine free online courses can help you explore a range of topics, including Python, R, AI, machine learning, and Hadoop, before you commit to more advanced learning.
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Big Data Basics
Big Data Basics: Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, & Spark
This free online course from Udemy provides about an hour's worth of video and instruction for beginners interested in learning more about the technologies that make up the big data ecosystem. The course covers basic definitions of all the technologies, and cites real-world use-cases for Hadoop.
Hadoop Starter Kit
Looking for something a little more advanced? The Hadoop Starter Kit course is also designed for beginners, but requires basic Linux and Java knowledge. Students get free access to a multi-node Hadoop training cluster so they can try out what they learn in a real multi-node distributed environment.  
(Image: Udemy)

Big Data Basics

Big Data Basics: Hadoop, MapReduce, Hive, Pig, & Spark

This free online course from Udemy provides about an hour's worth of video and instruction for beginners interested in learning more about the technologies that make up the big data ecosystem. The course covers basic definitions of all the technologies, and cites real-world use-cases for Hadoop.

Hadoop Starter Kit

Looking for something a little more advanced? The Hadoop Starter Kit course is also designed for beginners, but requires basic Linux and Java knowledge. Students get free access to a multi-node Hadoop training cluster so they can try out what they learn in a real multi-node distributed environment.

(Image: Udemy)

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