OD20773: MoD 20773: Analyzing Big Data with Microsoft R (On Demand)

*1  exkl. 19% MwSt. / *2  inkl. 19% MwSt.

This Online-Training covers the following topics:

  • What is Microsoft R server
  • Using Microsoft R client
  • The ScaleR functions
  • Understanding ScaleR data sources
  • Reading data into an XDF object
  • Summarizing data in an XDF object
  • Visualizing In-memory data
  • Visualizing big data
  • Explain how to transform and clean big data sets.
  • Transforming Big Data
  • Managing datasets
  • Using the RxLocalParallel compute context with rxExec
  • Using the revoPemaR package
  • Clustering Big Data
  • Generating regression models and making predictions
  • Creating partitioning models based on decision trees.
  • Test partitioning models by making and comparing predictions
  • Using R in SQL Server
  • Using Hadoop Map/Reduce
  • Using Hadoop Spark
  • people who wish to analyze large datasets within a big data environment.
  • developers who need to integrate R analyses into their solutions.

One more important note, all Microsoft MOC On-Demand courses are currently available in English only. To successfully complete this course, therefore a safe handling like IT-specialized English is essential.

  • Programming experience using R, and familiarity with common R packages
  • Knowledge of common statistical methods and data analysis best practices.
  • Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
  • Working knowledge of relational databases.

Recommended system requirements for Microsoft Official Courses On-Demand and labs include:

  • Windows 10
  • Current version of Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge
  • Broadband Internet connection (256 kilobytes per second)
  • External access to the Internet
  • Either an installed ActiveX control (requires local administrator permissions) or Internet Explorer 11 or later
  • For some corporate firewalls, a proxy client (such as TMG Client) may be required
  • 1280 x 1024 or higher

Note You can also take a MOC On-Demand on your iPad® Retina 4th Generation; however, the lab experience is not optimized for tablets.

Note Regularly scheduled maintenance for the Microsoft Labs Online (MLO) platform is currently at 10–12 P.M. Pacific Time every Thursday. During that time, you may not be able to access the MLO associated with a MOC On-Demand.

The minimum system requirements for MOC On-Demand and labs include:

  • Windows 7 or later
  • Internet Explorer 9 or later
  • Broadband Internet connection (256 kilobytes per second)
  • External access to the Internet
  • Either an installed Active X control (requires local administrator permissions) or Internet Explorer 11 or later
  • For some corporate firewalls, a proxy client (such as TMG Client) may be required

The main purpose of the course is to give students the ability to use Microsoft R Server to create and run an analysis on a large dataset, and show how to utilize it in Big Data environments, such as a Hadoop or Spark cluster, or a SQL Server database.

  • Explain how Microsoft R Server and Microsoft R Client work
  • Use R Client with R Server to explore big data held in different data stores
  • Visualize data by using graphs and plots
  • Transform and clean big data sets
  • Implement options for splitting analysis jobs into parallel tasks 
  • Build and evaluate regression models generated from big data 
  • Create, score, and deploy partitioning models generated from big data
  • Use R in the SQL Server and Hadoop environments 
  • Original-Microsoft-Training
  • MOC On-Demand is currently available only in English
  • combination of video, text, practical tasks and knowledge tests
  • special offers like discounts are considered when taking the exam.

About Microsoft Official Course On-Demand

The courses are a great alternative for anyone wanting to learn independently and at their own pace. As a participant, you will receive an access to a learning platform developed by Microsoft, providing you with content such as videos, tutorials as well as a Live Lab-Environment for exercises.

As a Microsoft Gold Learning Partner, GFN AG works closely with Microsoft together. On request, we can offer you additional services like digital training materials or an individual exam preparation in one of our Training center. For further information, you can also visit the following website MoC On Demand-Infoseite or feel free to contact us.

First published: 05. October 2017

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