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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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Getting Started With Spark
Introduction to Spark
This beginner's course is among a range of offerings from Spark distribution company Databricks. The courses are conducted in conjunction with MOOC provider EdX. Additional topics include distributed machine learning, big data analysis, and more. 
Apache Spark can be used as a complementary technology to Hadoop, and it helps organizations looking to harness real-time streaming data and analytics.
(Image: EdX)

Getting Started With Spark

Introduction to Spark

This beginner's course is among a range of offerings from Spark distribution company Databricks. The courses are conducted in conjunction with MOOC provider EdX. Additional topics include distributed machine learning, big data analysis, and more.

Apache Spark can be used as a complementary technology to Hadoop, and it helps organizations looking to harness real-time streaming data and analytics.

(Image: EdX)

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