Hadoop Foundations - Level 1

Hadoop Foundations – Level 1

How to earn this badge

This badge is earned after successfully completing all course activities and passing the test of the following Cognitive Class course:

Hadoop 101

Like Hobbes is to Calvin, Hadoop is to Big Data. Come on this journey to play with large data sets and see Hadoop’s method of distributed processing and see what you can get up to.

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Why earn this badge?

This badge attests that the following skills have been obtained by the holder:
  • Has a basic understanding of Hadoop.
  • Can describe what Big Data is and the need for Hadoop to be able to process that data in a timely manner.
  • Can describe the Hadoop architecture and how to work with the Hadoop Distributed File System (HDFS) using IBM BigInsights.

What’s next?

Complete the BDU Hadoop Fundamentals learning path to obtain the Hadoop Foundations - Level 2 badge or work towards other BDU learning paths and badges.
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