AWS Certified Big Data - Specialty

By Sanjay Kotecha

Master this AWS Big Data Specialty Certification, and join an exclusive club of in-demand AWS Big Data certified professionals!

12 hours
  • 78 Lessons
  • 6 Course Quizzes

About the course

Important note:
This certification has been retired by the vendor. This course will remain available to learners as part of our legacy content, but it will no longer be updated or maintained by our Training Architect team. The new course can be found here: AWS Certified Data Analytics https://learn.acloud.guru/course/312375cd-c136-4f1c-81dc-dbdcfff2d06b/dashboard

The 5 most promising tech jobs of 2017 show how important analytics have become. 3 of LinkedIn’s top five most promising jobs in tech are analytics-based. Data Engineers are expected to be in the greatest demand with 85% year-over-year growth in job growth predicted. IT hiring managers are looking for individuals with Big Data skills validated by the AWS Certified Big Data certification!

Amazon Web Services (AWS) Certifications are fast becoming the must-have certificates for any IT professional working with AWS. The AWS Big Data – Specialty certification will not only help you learn some new skills, it can position you for a higher paying job or help you transform your current role into a Big Data and Analytics professional.

You must already have at least one associate level certificate to take this exam. This course gives you a study guide and tips on what to expect in the exam and will help you become one of the first to achieve Amazon’s Big Data certification!

Outline

In this course we will cover all of the major areas of AWS that you’ll need to know to obtain the AWS Certified Big Data – Specialty exam:

· Collection

· Storage

· Processing

· Analysis

· Visualization

· Data Security

Most lectures are 5 – 12 minutes long, with almost no lecture being over 20 minutes in length, to allow you to fit learning around your day-to-day schedule and provide you with short sharp bursts of know-how.

Join us in becoming A Cloud Guru today and get a jump-start in preparing for the AWS Big Data Specialty certification!

  • Chapter 1 5 Lessons Introduction 27:07

    Exam Blue Print

    5:28

    How Was This Course Created?

    1:16

    Disclaimer - This Course Will Not Guarantee That You Will Pass Your Exam!

    1:38

    What You’ll Need, To Do This Course

    3:20

    Generating a Dataset

    15:25
  • Chapter 2 9 Lessons Domain 1 - Collection 1:49:26

    Kinesis Streams Introduction

    6:13

    Kinesis Streams Core Concepts

    17:20

    Kinesis Streams Emitting Data to AWS Services

    12:58

    Kinesis Firehose

    13:21

    SQS

    8:24

    IoT

    14:31

    Data Pipeline

    7:55

    Getting Data into AWS

    13:44

    Domain 1 Quiz

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 3 8 Lessons Domain 2 - Storage 1:36:56

    Glacier

    4:03

    DynamoDB Introduction

    11:44

    DynamoDB Partitions

    11:16

    DynamoDB GSI/LSI

    20:46

    DynamoDB Streams and Replication

    8:03

    DynamoDB Performance Deep Dive Part 1

    15:29

    DynamoDB Performance Deep Dive Part 2

    10:35

    Domain 2 Quiz

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 4 22 Lessons Domain 3 - Processing 3:43:24

    EMR Introduction

    5:38

    Apache Hadoop Part 1

    4:39

    Apache Hadoop Part 2

    4:02

    EMR Architecture Part 1

    7:20

    EMR Architecture Part 2

    12:48

    EMR Operations Part 1

    12:24

    EMR Operations Part 2

    10:59

    EMR Operations Part 3

    7:12

    EMR Operations Part 4

    16:30

    Using Hue with EMR

    9:01

    Hive on EMR

    16:40

    HBase on EMR

    16:08

    Presto on EMR

    6:13

    Spark on EMR Part 1

    12:21

    Spark on EMR Part 2

    9:49

    EMR File Storage and Compression

    4:38

    EMR Lab

    13:10

    Lambda in the AWS Big Data Ecosystem

    15:55

    HCatalog

    7:56

    Glue

    7:28

    Glue Lab

    7:33

    Domain 3 Quiz

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 5 30 Lessons Domain 4 - Analysis 4:39:21

    Introduction to Redshift

    2:28

    Redshift Architecture

    10:23

    Redshift in the AWS Ecosystem

    5:52

    Columnar Databases

    5:16

    Redshift Table Design - Introduction

    5:20

    Redshift Table Design - Distribution Styles

    10:15

    Redshift Table Design - Sort Keys

    14:58

    Redshift Table Design - Data Types

    4:56

    Redshift Table Design - Compression

    9:31

    Redshift Table Design - Constraints

    4:58

    Redshift Table Design - Review Design

    3:43

    Redshift Workload Management

    14:57

    Redshift Loading Data Part 1

    17:41

    Redshift Data Loading Part 2

    6:32

    Redshift Loading Data Part 3

    11:09

    Redshift Loading Data Part 4

    3:54

    Redshift Maintenance and Operations Part 1

    10:17

    Redshift Maintenance and Operations Part 2

    13:24

    Redshift Lab

    22:29

    Machine Learning Introduction

    13:21

    Machine Learning Multiclass Classification Model

    9:05

    Machine Learning Binary Classification Model

    11:32

    Machine Learning Regression Model

    4:38

    Machine Learning Lab

    8:56

    Elasticsearch

    13:01

    RStudio

    2:43

    RStudio Lab

    7:53

    Athena

    7:40

    Athena Lab

    7:29

    Domain 4 Quiz

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 6 5 Lessons Domain 5 - Visualization 56:16

    QuickSight Introduction

    11:47

    QuickSight Visualization

    19:14

    Big Data Visualization

    8:17

    Microstrategy

    1:58

    Domain 5 Quiz

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 7 3 Lessons Domain 6 - Security 46:41

    EMR Security

    17:27

    Redshift Security

    14:14

    Domain 6 Quiz

    15:00 Quiz
  • Chapter 8 2 Lessons Good Luck! 8:12

    Exam Strategy

    7:14

    Good Luck!

    0:58

What you can expect

  • Pass the AWS Certified Big Data – Specialty Exam

  • Design Big Data Solutions on AWS

  • Become Intimately Familiar With AWS’ Big Data Solutions

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