Online Course

[L4-BD] Introduction to Big Data with KNIME Analytics Platform - Online

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This course focuses on how to use KNIME Analytics Platform for in-database processing and writing/loading data into a database. Get an introduction to the Apache Hadoop ecosystem and learn how to write/load data into your big data cluster running on premise or in the cloud on Amazon EMR, Azure HDInsight, Databricks Runtime or Google Dataproc.. Learn about the KNIME Spark Executor, preprocessing with Spark, machine learning with Spark, and how to export data back into KNIME/your big data cluster.

This course lets you put everything you’ve learnt into practice in a hands-on session based on the use case: Eliminating missing values by predicting their values based on other attributes.

This course consists of four, 75-minutes online sessions run by one of our KNIME data scientists. Each session has an exercise for you to complete at home and together, we will go through the solution at the start of the following session. The course concludes with a 15 to 30 minute wrap up session.

Course Content

  • Session 1: Introduction to KNIME and the Database Extension
  • Session 2: Data Processing in a Traditional Database
  • Session 3: Working with Hadoop and Spark
  • Session 4: Machine Learning & Summary
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FAQ
What level of KNIME experience is needed for this course?

You should be an advanced KNIME user and ideally have already built some workflows. This course doesn’t provide an introduction to KNIME Analytics Platform - it focuses on more managing big data with KNIME Analytics Platform.

How do I join the course?

You’ll receive a zoom link with your registration confirmation. Make sure you have a stable internet connection!

What if I miss a session? Will I be able to watch a replay?

Sure! The sessions will be recorded and you’ll have access to each one for seven days from the time the session is over.

Will I be able to ask questions?

Absolutely - fire away!

What do I need to have?

Your own laptop, ideally pre-installed with the latest version of KNIME Analytics Platform, which you can download at knime.com/downloads.

Where do I find the latest version of KNIME Analytics Platform?

Download the latest free, open source version of knime here: knime.com/download

What other resources will help me to get started on working big data in KNIME?