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ESS 100 – Introduction to Big Data
ESS 100 – Introduction to Big Data
FREE
Big Data CoreBig DataESS 100EssentialsESSOn Demand
ESS 101 – Apache Hadoop Essentials
ESS 101 – Apache Hadoop Essentials
FREE
Big Data CoreHadoop EcosystemHadoopOn DemandApache EcosystemApache HadoopESS 101ESSEssentials
ESS 102 – MapR Converged Data Platform Essentials
ESS 102 – MapR Converged Data Platform Essentials
FREE
Big Data CoreCDPMapR ClusterConverged Data PlatformMapREssentials
ESS 200 – MapR Administration Essentials
ESS 200 – MapR Administration Essentials
FREE
Cluster AdministrationMapR-FSAdministrationEssentialsADMCluster AdministratorESS 200
ESS 300 – MapReduce Essentials
ESS 300 – MapReduce Essentials
FREE
ESS 300HadoopEssentialsDeveloperMapReduce
ESS 330 - MapR-DB Essentials
ESS 330 - MapR-DB Essentials
FREE
HBaseEssentialsOjaiConverged Data PlatformMapR-DB
ESS 350 – MapR Streams Essentials
ESS 350 – MapR Streams Essentials
FREE
MapR-ESESS 350real-timeMapR Streamsessentials
ESS 360 – Apache Spark Essentials
ESS 360 – Apache Spark Essentials
FREE
ESS 360EssentialsDeveloperApache Spark
ESS 400 – Apache Drill Essentials
ESS 400 – Apache Drill Essentials
FREE
Apache DrillData Analystdrillessentials
ESS 440 – Apache Hive Essentials
ESS 440 – Apache Hive Essentials
FREE
ess 440Data AnalystApache Hivehiveessentials
ESS 450 – Apache Pig Essentials
ESS 450 – Apache Pig Essentials
FREE
Data AnalystApache PigETLPigEssentials
MapR Certified Cluster Administrator (MCCA)
MapR Certified Cluster Administrator (MCCA)
3 Courses
CertificationCertifications
MapR Certified Spark Developer (MCSD)
MapR Certified Spark Developer (MCSD)
2 Courses
Apache SparkSparkCertificationCertifications
MapR Certified Hadoop Developer (MCHD)
MapR Certified Hadoop Developer (MCHD)
2 Courses
MapReduceCertificationMCHDCertifications
MapR Certified Data Analyst (MCDA)
MapR Certified Data Analyst (MCDA)
2 Courses
Apache DrillData AnalystCertificationApache HiveApache PigCertifications
MapR Certified HBase Developer (MCHBD)
MapR Certified HBase Developer (MCHBD)
1 Course
HBaseApache HBaseCertificationCertifications
 MCDA Study Guide - MapR Certified Data Analyst
MCDA Study Guide - MapR Certified Data Analyst
MapR Certified Data Analyst Exam Study Guide
FREE
Certification
MapR Certified Data Analyst 1.9 (MCDA)
MapR Certified Data Analyst 1.9 (MCDA)
Certifies technical knowledge, skills and abilities required to use Hive, Pig and Drill for typical Data Analyst tasks. MapR exams are non-refundable.
$250
CertificationsCertificationApache DrillApache PigApache HiveData Analyst
MapR Certified Hadoop Developer 1.0 (MCHD)
MapR Certified Hadoop Developer 1.0 (MCHD)
Certifies specific technical knowledge, skills and abilities required to design, develop, deploy, and manage MapReduce programs in Java. MapR exams are non-refundable.
$250
CertificationsCertificationMapReduceMCHD
MapR Certified Cluster Administrator 5.1 (MCCA) Retake Exam
MapR Certified Cluster Administrator 5.1 (MCCA) Retake Exam
Certifies technical knowledge, skill, and ability to configure, deploy, maintain, and secure a Hadoop cluster. This exam covers the architecture of a cluster including preparing the nodes, data ingestion, disaster recovery, availability, management and monitoring. <b> MapR exams are non-refundable.
FREE
MapR Certified Cluster Administrator 5.1 (MCCA)
MapR Certified Cluster Administrator 5.1 (MCCA)
Certifies technical knowledge, skill, and ability to configure, deploy, maintain, and secure a Hadoop cluster. This exam covers the architecture of a cluster including preparing the nodes, data ingestion, disaster recovery, availability, management and monitoring. MapR exams are non-refundable.
$250
Certifications
MapR Certified Spark Developer 1.6 (MCSD)
MapR Certified Spark Developer 1.6 (MCSD)
This certification exam measures the specific technical knowledge, skills and abilities required to use Spark to process large datasets. MapR exams are non-refundable.
$250
CertificationsCertificationApache SparkSpark
MapR Certified HBase Developer 1.0 (MCHBD)
MapR Certified HBase Developer 1.0 (MCHBD)
This certification exam measures the specific technical knowledge, skills and abilities required to design, develop, deploy, and manage applications using HBase. MapR exams are non-refundable.
$250
CertificationsCertificationHBaseApache HBase
MCSD Study Guide - MapR Certified Spark Developer
MCSD Study Guide - MapR Certified Spark Developer
MapR Certified Spark Developer Exam Study Guide
FREE
Certification
MCHD Study Guide - MapR Certified Hadoop Developer
MCHD Study Guide - MapR Certified Hadoop Developer
MapR Certified Hadoop Developer Exam Study Guide
FREE
Certification
MCCA Study Guide - MapR Certified Cluster Administrator
MCCA Study Guide - MapR Certified Cluster Administrator
MapR Certified Cluster Administrator Exam Study Guide
FREE
Certification