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Introduction to Big Data CS 435
Spring 2017
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Course Description

Modern scientific instruments and Internet-scale applications generate voluminous data pertaining to vital signs, weather phenomena, social networks that connect millions of users, and the origins of distant planets. Data produced in these settings hold th epromise to significantly advanced knowledge. This course covers fundamental issues in Big Data. The course examines issues related to data organization, storage, retrieval, analysis and knowledge discover at scale. This will include topics such as large-scale data analysis, data storage systems, self-descriptive data representations, semi-structured data models.This course will involve hands-on programming assignments and term project using real-world datasets. Amazon's cloud cluster made possible by an Amazon AWS Education Grant.

 

Instructor:
Sangmi Lee Pallickara [Homepage]

Office hours:
Tuesday 10:00 AM ~ 11:00AM
Friday 10:00 AM ~ 11:00AM

and by appointment

Office: CSB456
Email Address:
sangmi{at}colostate{dot}edu

Lectures:
Time: M,W 4:00 PM ~ 5:15 PM
Location: CSB 130

Graduate Teaching Assistent:
Saptashwa Mitra

Office hours (in CSB120)
Tuesday 8:00AM ~ 10:00AM
Thursday 10:00AM ~ noon

and by appontment

Email Address: cs435{at}cs{dot}colostate{dot}edu

Lab/Help session
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