Published: October 27, 2015
Audiences: IT Professionals
Technology: Microsoft Azure
Credit toward certification: Specialist
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Design big data batch processing and interactive solutions (20-25%)
Ingest data for batch and interactive processing, design and provision compute clusters, design for data security, design for batch processing, design interactive queries for big data
Design big data real-time processing solutions (25-30%)
Ingest data for real-time processing, design and provision compute resources, design for lambda architecture, design for real-time processing
Design machine-learning solutions (25-30%)
Create and manage experiments, determine when to pre-process or train inside Machine Learning Studio, select input/output types, apply custom processing steps with R and Python, publish web services
Operationalize end-to-end cloud analytics solutions (25-30%)
Create a data factory, orchestrate data processing activities in a data-driven workflow, monitor and manage the data factory, move, transform, and analyze data