At its essence, Big Data brings the tools of computer science: databases, algorithms, machine learning, to create former Vice President of MIT Vannevar Bush’s concept of the Memex through modern computers, smart devices, and the internet. Today, we use everything from desktops and laptops to tablets and mobile phones to access the data we need instantly.
Join MIT Professional Education and CSAIL for a course on Tackling the Challenges of Big Data. These educational courses focus on challenges, scalability, and implementation of Big Data in the workplace. Led by MIT professors including Sam Madden and Daniela Rus and with course topics including data extraction, integration, and storage as well as Big Data algorithms and machine learning, you’ll learn about real world challenges and strategies associated with Big Data.
Check out more and register at https://mitprofessionalx.mit.edu/
* 6-week online course for professionals (self-paced)
* 5 modules, 18 topics, 20 hours of video
* 12 MIT CSAIL Faculty Instructors