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Big Data

Course Number:

45980


Faculty

Robert Monroe, rm74@andrew.cmu.edu


Program

MBA


Concentrations

Business Technologies


Course Description

Course Name: Big Data

Course Description: In this course we look at the phenomenon of 'Big Data' as an emerging force in the global business environment. The course will offer a conceptual foundation for capturing, managing, and analyzing enormous amounts of data to make better business decisions (and to build completely new businesses), case studies of businesses that have made big data a core part of their strategy, and hands-on work with Big Data tools.  (10/12)


Format

Lecture: 100min/wk and Recitation: 50min/wk


Pre-requisites

None