Advanced Big Data Analytics, Architecture, Management and Applications (ANDMA) 1.0

Course Overview

5-day Course

This course provides architectural designs and advanced hands on training on topics covering Scaling of cluster to thousands of nodes and management, Lambda architecture for streaming analytics, Data Life Cycle management with HDFS tiered storage, and different approaches for Multi-tenant Hadoop cluster deployments with Openstack, UCSD Express, or with MapR volumes and Work-load Automation topics concerning the deployment of Big Data clusters. It will cover the application and infrastructure architecture components for each use case with specific focus on Hadoop deployments. The training goes into details around UCSD Express end to end automation for big data.

Target Audience



  • Familiar with Cisco Data Analytics, Architecture and Management (ANDMB) Training Course
  • Familiar with Cisco UCS and Big Data Fundamentals

Course Labs

  • Lab 1: Introduction to Cisco ACI for Big Data Cisco Validated Designs
  • Lab 2: Splunk
  • Lab3: Administering Hadoop and Cisco UCS
  • Lab 4: SQL on Dadoop with Hive
  • Lab 5: Cisco UCS Diretor Express for Big Data
  • Lab 6: Apache Falcon Pipelines
  • Lab 7: Security with Knox and Rager

Course Modules

Module 1: Scaling to Thousands of Nodes - ACI

Module 2: Analytics – Splunk

Module 3: Edge Analytics (Social Media, IoT)

Module 4: SQL on Hadoop

Module 5: Data Life Cycle Management - Tiered Storage of Hot, Warm, and Cold Data

Module 6: Hadoop as a Service (on OpenStack)/Multi-Tenant Hadoop Cluster

Module 7: End-to-End Automation with UCSD Express for Big Data

Module 8: Hadoop as a Service on Bare Metal

Module 9: Disaster Recovery

Module 10: Security

Course Schedule:

Delivery Format: Virtual Classroom

Cost: $3,995 or 40 Cisco Learning Credits

Date: October 23-27, 2017

Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Pacific Time)

Delivery Format: Virtual Classroom

Cost: $3,995 or 40 Cisco Learning Credits

Date: November 6-10, 2017

Time: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Eastern Time)

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