Resources

Course Syllabus

Sample syllabus includes expectations, topics covered and grading scheme details.

TCSS490590_BigDataManagemen...pdf

Submissions on Moodle

All grading and course related assignments will be handles on moodle

Institute Moodle

Mining Massive Datasets version 1.2

Introductory reference text by Anand Rajaraman, Jure Leskovec, and Jeff Ullman on the topics we cover in the course. We will selectively study chapters in the class which you may find shared below as individual files.

MMDS Book

Handouts and Reading Material

BD_meap_ch01.pdf

Mining_Analysis_Intro_ch1.pdf

Ch 1 from Jeff Ullman's book on Mining Massive Datasets. A great primer for things covered in this class.

BigData_FileSystems_MapReduce_ch2.pdf

An overview of Map Reduce

Classifying Big Data Innovators by Daniel Abadi

Hadapt.com Blog

Simple Video Explaining Big Data Challenges

approx.: 8 mins

Hadoop Demystified - Good quick intro to HDFS and Map Reduce

BY EMC Corp

Amr Awadallah, CTO of Cloudera explains Hadoop in a detailed video

approx. 1 hr 16 mins long