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The class will interact with postings on a Google community group. The online section will also interact with Google Hangout or equivalent. Information about Google+ Hangout times will be posted for the data science ONLINE only section.
Grading will be based on participation (10%), ABDS deployment (30%) and Project (60%).
We will use FutureSystems (previously FutureGrid) facilities and cloud computing experience is helpful but not essential. Good working experience with Java is required.
This course studies software used in many commercial activities to study Big Data. The backdrop for course is the ~120 software subsystems illustrated here. We will describe the software architecture represented by this collection which we term HPC-ABDS (High Performance Computing enhanced Apache Big Data Stack).