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  • Aly El Gamal

    Aly El Gamal

    Assistant Professor, Purdue University

    Aly El Gamal has a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering and M.S. in Mathematics from the University of Illinois. Dr. El Gamal specializes in the areas of information theory and machine learning and has received multiple commendations for his research and teaching expertise.

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Big Data Learner's Reviews

  • Joseph (Zhiyu) Jiang

    Joseph (Zhiyu) Jiang

    I completed Simplilearn's Post-Graduate Program in Data Engineering, with Purdue University. I gained knowledge on critical topics like the Hadoop framework, Data Processing using Spark, Data Pipelines with Kafka, Big Data and more. The live sessions, industry projects, masterclasses, and IBM hackathons were very useful.

  • Asghar Zubair

    Asghar Zubair

    Technology Lead Data Engineer

    The course is very well laid out with instructors who are incredibly knowledgeable in their fields. The data engineering course curriculum is industry-relevant. I can now comfortably deal with my Big Data projects and successfully lead a team. Upskilling helped me change my domain, get a salary hike and become a certified Big Data engineer.

  • Vignesh Balasubramanian

    Vignesh Balasubramanian

    Senior Operations Professional at IBM

    The curriculum was well organized, covering all the root concepts and relevant real-time experience. The trainer was well equipped to solve all the doubts during the training. Cloud lab facility and materials provided were on point.

  • Md Azhar Hussain

    Md Azhar Hussain

    This platform has enhanced my knowledge of big data and provided me the opportunity to work with experienced industry professionals. I appreciate the tutor's in-depth knowledge and, the help and support provided by Simplilearn. After the certification, I was able to grab a role change.

  • Rajesh Dubey

    Rajesh Dubey

    Simplilearn is a great learning platform for aspirants. It provides online learning with global intellectual faculties. It offers unparallel service and is the best place to attain professional knowledge and grow in one's career. I am very, very thankful to Simplilearn.

  • Farhan Nizar

    Farhan Nizar

    Lead Technical Analyst at NBAD

    Lecturer is very knowledgeable and I like the way lecture is moving…I have gained good amount of knowledge in Big Data

  • Ashish Kumar

    Ashish Kumar

    Sr. Support Engineer (Big Data & Hadoop) at AgreeYa Solutions

    This training session is awesome. It gave me good matertial on hadoop developer. I am very thankful to Simplilearn.

  • Pavish Karnik

    Pavish Karnik

    Sr. Software Engineer at Wowcher

    Good program on Big Data and Hadoop; well delivered by Simplilearn Team.

  • Sergio Nicolás Ruiz de los Mozos

    Sergio Nicolás Ruiz de los Mozos

    Distribution Industry Solutions Leader @ IBM GBS

    A good course for beginners. It explains how to install essential big data tools and how to work with and between them.

  • Ajit Khadkar

    Ajit Khadkar

    Sr. Technical Consultant

    The training has been interesting and helpful. It has covered Hadoop topics in depth with hands-on activity.


Industry Projects

  • Project 1

    Analyzing Historical Insurance claims

    Use Hadoop features to predict patterns and share actionable insights for a car insurance company.

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  • Project 2

    Analyzing Intraday price changes

    Use Hive features for data engineering and analysis of New York stock exchange data.

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  • Project 3

    Analyzing employee sentiment

    Perform sentiment analysis on employee review data gathered from Google, Netflix, and Facebook.

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  • Project 4

    Analyzing Product performance

    Perform product and customer segmentation to increase the sales of Amazon.

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  • Project 5

    Market Basket Analysis Using Instacart

    Conduct Market analysis for online grocery delivery and pick-up service utilizing a data set of a large sample size.

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  • Project 6

    YouTube Video Analysis

    Measure user interactions to rank the top trending videos on YouTube and determine actionable insights.

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  • Project 7

    Data Visualization Using Azure Synapse

    Build visualization for the sales data using a dashboard to estimate the demand for all locations. This will be used by a retailer to make a decision on where to open a new branch.

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  • Project 8

    Data Ingestion EndtoEnd Pipeline

    Upload data to Azure Data Lake Storage and save large data sets to Delta Lake of Azure Databricks so that files can be accessed at any time.

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  • Project 9

    Server Monitoring with AWS

    Monitor the performance of an EC2 instance to gather data from all parts and understand debugging failure.

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  • Project 10

    ECommerce Analytics

    Analyze the sales data to derive significant region-wise insights and include details on the product evaluation.

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Big Data Courses FAQs

  • What is Big Data?

    Big data refers to the massive volume of both structured and unstructured data that is generated by businesses on a daily basis. This data is analyzed to find trends, patterns, and associations that can be beneficial for the business (referred to as “business intelligence”).

  • What are the best beginner courses in Big Data for beginners?

    Some of the best big data courses for people wanting to venture into this lucrative field are: 

  • What are the best courses in Big Data for intermediates?

    The Apache Kafka course is a great next step for intermediates after completing big data training for beginners.

  • What are the best advanced-level courses in Big Data?

    The advanced level courses in big data include:

  • What is the state (and future prospects) of the Big Data job market?

    The big data applications market is expected to grow from $5.3 billion in 2018 to $19.4 billion by 2026.

  • What are the top job titles in the field of Big Data?

    The top five job titles in the field of big data are:

    • Data Engineer
    • Data Analyst
    • Data Architect
    • Database Developer
    • Data Security Administrator

  • What is the average salary of a Big Data professional?

    A Big Data Specialist can earn around $107,801 annually in the United States.

  • Which are the top industries suitable for Big Data professionals?

    The top industries that are suitable for big data professionals are:

    • Medicine and healthcare
    • Banking
    • Information technology
    • Education
    • Retail
    • Ecommerce

  • What are the top companies hiring Big Data professionals?

    The top five companies hiring big data professionals are:

    • IBM
    • Microsoft
    • Facebook
    • Oracle
    • Amazon

  • Do you offer any university partnered program in Big Data?

    Yes, Simplilearn provides you a Post Graduate Program in Data Engineering in partnership with Purdue University.

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