Introduction to Data Science with Hadoop

Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 2:00 pm

We'll start with a whirlwind tour of what Hadoop is, its core technologies and the ecosystem that supports it. We'll then discuss the practice of data science use and how Hadoop supports it. You'll become familiar with Hadoop's key concepts and terms, but you might also learn why you too want to become a data scientist.

Senior Solutions Consultant

Michael Ernest has twenty years of experience in distributed systems, including training, field services, systems integration, and software development. He has written numerous expert-oriented courses for Sun Microsystems, Oracle, and Yahoo! on Java programming, systems administration, enterprise software architecture, and performance tuning. Ernest lives in Berkeley where he lobbies his wife daily to get a dog.