Learning Paths

Containers, microservices, Kubernetes, and Istio on the Cloud

Badges: 3 Courses: 3

After completing this learning path, you'll understand 12-factor apps and how microservices are managed with the IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service and Istio. You'll get hands-on experience working with containers, Kubernetes, and how to deploy containerized apps. You'll learn how to deploy microservices in a cluster and how to connect, manage, and secure those microservices.

Big Data with IBM

Badges: 4 Courses: 5

Learn how to manage Big Data and get insight from it with IBM’s Big Data tools. You will learn how to store, mange and access data using technologies such as Hadoop and Spark as implemented by the IBM BigInsights product.

Applied Data Science with Python

Badges: 2 Courses: 3

Learn how to code in Python for data science, then analyze and visualize data with Python with packages like scikit-learn, matplotlib and bokeh. This is an action-packed learning path for data science enthusiasts and aspiring data scientists who want to learn data science hands-on with Python.

Applied Data Science with R

Badges: 0 Courses: 3

Through our guided lectures and labs, you'll get hands-on experience tackling interesting data problems. This is an action-packed learning path for data science enthusiasts who want to learn about data analysis, accessing databases with R, and visualization.

Lightbend Reactive Architecture: Foundations

Badges: 1 Courses: 3

Designing cloud-native systems and microservices requires architects and teams to think differently. The Lightbend Reactive Architecture learning path teaches development managers, architects, and software developers - how to think about Reactive Systems from design through to production.

Deep Learning

Badges: 1 Courses: 3

Through our guided lectures and labs, you'll first learn Neural Networks, and an overview of Deep Learning, then get hands-on experience using TensorFlow library to apply deep learning on different data types to solve real world problems.

Text Analytics

Badges: 2 Courses: 2

Most of the world's data is not stored in neat rows and columns, but is hidden in plain text. This learning path will teach you about Information Extraction: how to automatically extract structured information from plain text such that it can be processed by machines. You will also learn how to tackle Information Extraction using a tool called SystemT.

Data Science Foundations

Badges: 2 Courses: 3

When a butterfly flaps its wings what happens? Does it fly away and move on to another flower or is there a spike in the rotation of wind turbines in the British Isles. Learn data science today and enter a world where we work to create order out of chaos that will blow you away!

Big Data Fundamentals

Badges: 4 Courses: 3

Are you interested in understanding 'Big Data' beyond the terms used in headlines? Then select this learning path as an introduction to tools like Apache Hadoop and Apache Spark Frameworks, which enable data to be analyzed on mass, and start the journey towards your headline discovery.
Learn Scala

Scala Programming for Data Science

Badges: 2 Courses: 3

To light a fire, do you use a match, a lighter, or a torch? Depends on the size of the fire, much like the decisions that lead one to use Python, R, or Scala. Spark your interest in selecting the tools you need to tackle Big Data with ease, that will not just blow out.

Hadoop Fundamentals

Badges: 5 Courses: 4

Are you interested in moving beyond the elephant in the room and understanding Hadoop as a foundational tool set in your future? Then select this learning path to gain exposure to the tools used in Big Data, Hadoop's core components and supporting open source projects.
Learn Spark

Spark Fundamentals

Badges: 2 Courses: 5

Solid understanding and experience, with core tools, in any field promotes excellence and innovation. Apache Spark, as a general engine for large scale data processing, is such a tool within the big data realm. This learning path addresses the fundamentals of this program's design and its application in the everyday.

Data Science for Business

Badges: 2 Courses: 3

If a trend is identified using big data, how can it be applied to solving complex day-to-day problems? Are there implications of using this data? This learning path addresses the principles of data science to explore data privacy, regression analysis, text analytics, data visualization and predictive modeling to promote topical awareness.

Big Data Analytics (Archived)

Badges: 2 Courses: 2

Is the thought of writing code limiting your interest to visualize and analyzing big data efficiently? If so, the Big Data Analytics learning path offers a foundation of both methods and tools to go beyond coding and equip you to achieve the results you require using Big Data.

Hadoop Programming

Badges: 2 Courses: 3

Ever wonder how to program a pig and an elephant to work together? Start with dedication, a couple of tricks up your sleeve, and instructions that the beasts understand. This learning path is dedicated to address these programming requirements by filtering and sorting what you need to know and how you need to convey your message.

Hadoop Administration

Badges: 2 Courses: 4

So how do you control an elephant? In this context, with your mouse and a bit of patience you can install, configure and administer a Hadoop cluster. Be the envy of Zookeepers, and contribute to open source projects such as Sqoop, Flume, Oozie, and more!

Hadoop Data Access

Badges: 2 Courses: 3

So you know how to drive (code in SQL) and now you have the keys to your first car (the link to the data set). Ready to drive? Consider this course as the test drive to accessing data in big data systems using Hive, SQL, and HBase. Just don't get stung!

Watson Analytics

Badges: 1 Courses: 1

Ever wonder if the flavors of basil, tomato and peaches would go together in a meal? Watson did. But how did a computer know if it would work? Curious how, then drive in to this learning path and get to know Watson and identify what other life changing insights this tool can bring you. Bon appétit.

Data Management with IBM

Badges: 0 Courses: 2

Learn how to store, manipulate, and access your data with IBM’s data management tools! This is an action-packed learning path is for data enthusiasts who want practical skills in managing and analyzing data in databases.

Cognitive Analytics with IBM

Badges: 2 Courses: 5

Learn how to analyze data with IBM’s cognitive tools! Today, cognitive data analytics is a must-have feature for most applications that we use every day, such as predicting weather, recommender systems in shopping apps, and fraud detection in credit card tools. If you are interested in learning how data analytics actually works and how it augments human ability, then this learning path is for you.