Data Management with IBM

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.

About this learning path

In this learning path our guided lectures and labs will help you get hands-on experience with data management using IBM offerings. You will get started by learning about SQL and relational database fundamentals. Then get to know about NoSQL and Databases as a Service. Acquire more in depth relational database skills with the IBM flagship offering DB2 and the next generation cloud-based dashDB. And finally learn how to analyze ad visualize data in relational databases using the powerful R programming language.

This is an action-packed learning path is for database enthusiasts, data engineers and database developers who want a solid foundation of real world skills in data management.

Courses

NoSQL and DBaaS 101

Effort: 5 hours
Level: Beginner
Available in: English
About the course

It’s rush hour and you have places to go and people to meet. Will you get there? Will you make it on time? If your operational data shares similarities with urban transportation networks, get ready for this ride!

Using R with Databases

Effort: 5 Hours
Level: Intermediate
Available in: English
About the course

The intent of this free course is to teach you how to unlock the power and magic of R to analyze data in relational databases. Using R with Databases will teach you how to connect to relational databases, access and query the database, update and modify the data, and analyze it using simple visualizations.

Our learning paths are designed to build on the content learned in the first course and then build upon the concepts in courses that follow. We recommend that they are completed in the order outlined in this learning path to ensure you get the most out of your investment of time. If you like what you see here, come and discover other learning paths and browse our course catalog.