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Wiley and Edvancer introduce a globally recognized certification in Big Data & Hadoop

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Mumbai:  Edvancer, online education provider, has partnered with, Wiley, global provider of content-enabled solutions, to launch a new globally recognized certification in Big data and Hadoop. The Wiley-Edvancer Certified Big Data Expert course is specially designed for IT professionals, engineering & computers students looking to gain relevant skill-sets and get jobs in the big data and analytics space.

In a statement Edvancer informed that on completing this seven week course which includes a real world project and a final exam, students will receive a globally recognized certification in Big Data, jointly certified by Edvancer and Wiley. The certification exam will be conducted in multiple centers around the country. The course is available on weekends and requires completion of 42 hours of online classes (7 weekends).

The course not only covers the complete Hadoop and Big Data ecosystem but also shows real-world case studies of how they are being used to store, process and analyze large & complicated data. The big data technologies covered include Hadoop, MapReduce, Yarn, HDFS, Sqoop, Flume, Pig, Hive, Spark & Scala in detail. The course will be delivered by Big Data experts from around the world through a live, instructor-led, online class format. The overall objective of the course is to provide the big data enthusiast a rapid and direct path to solving real and interesting problems in big data using Hadoop – so that they have a diverse portfolio of projects to show employers.

“Edvancer is quite excited in partnering with Wiley to create this high-quality, globally recognized certification course in Big Data,” says Aatash Shah, CEO of Edvancer. “This course is designed to provide the participants a hands-on and practical learning experience in one of the most in-demand technologies around the world. Along with high quality learning content and case studies involving large amounts of data, we are also providing the best industry professionals as trainers for the course. The students will get to work on cloud-based Hadoop clusters just the way they would in the real world,” continues Shah.

“Big Data is a field that has sparked a huge interest in the recent years, with organizations realizing the need to implement Big Data solutions to make better business decisions every day. This has led to a great demand for industry professionals with the right skills set to help organizations meet these requirements. Through our advanced training programs, Edvancer & Wiley would like to help students & professionals enhance their skills, for a flourishing career in Big Data & Analytics,” said Mr. Vikas Gupta, Managing Director of Wiley India.

The inaugural batch of the course starts on 17 September 2016. The online education company has informed that interested students can watch the video recording of a class in the course on Edvancer’s website.

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