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SAS Certified Big Data Professional Using SAS 9

SAS Certified Big Data Professional Using SAS 9

Successful candidates should be able to: Recognize and overcome big data challenges. Implement critical SAS programming techniques. Access, transform and manipulate data. Improve data quality for reporting and analytics. Apply fundamental statistical techniques. Work with SAS, Hadoop and Hive. Explore and visualize data. Required Exams Candidates who earn this credential will be required to pass … Continue reading SAS Certified Big Data Professional Using SAS 9

Publishing and running models in Hadoop on SAS Viya

Publishing and running models in Hadoop on SAS Viya

With the release of SAS Viya 3.4, you can easily build large-scale machine learning models and seamlessly publish and run models in Hadoop, or other external databases such as Teradata, without the data ever leaving the Hadoop environment. In this process, SAS Viya: 1) Converts the model into MapReduce Code. 2) Executes the MapReduce code. … Continue reading Publishing and running models in Hadoop on SAS Viya

What is a Hadoop? What it is and why it matters

What is a Hadoop? What it is and why it matters

Hadoop is an open-source software framework for storing data and running applications on clusters of commodity hardware. It provides massive storage for any kind of data, enormous processing power and the ability to handle virtually limitless concurrent tasks or jobs. Hadoop History As the World Wide Web grew in the late 1900s and early 2000s, … Continue reading What is a Hadoop? What it is and why it matters

A Short History of Big Data

A Short History of Big Data

Big Data are high volume, high velocity, and high-variety information assets that need new forms of processing to allow enhanced decision making, process optimization, and insight discovery. Let's dig deeper and understand this in easier terms. History of Big Data The term ‘big data’ is self-explanatory − a combination of massive data sets that standard … Continue reading A Short History of Big Data