1 - Google Cloud Dataproc Overview
Creating and managing clusters.Leveraging custom machine types and preemptible worker nodes.Scaling and deleting Clusters.Lab: Creating Hadoop Clusters with Google Cloud Dataproc.
2 - Running Dataproc Jobs
Running Pig and Hive jobs.Separation of storage and compute.Lab: Running Hadoop and Spark Jobs with Dataproc.Lab: Submit and monitor jobs.
3 - Integrating Dataproc with Google Cloud Platform
Customize cluster with initialization actions.BigQuery Support.Lab: Leveraging Google Cloud Platform Services.
4 - Making Sense of Unstructured Data with Google’s Machine Learning APIs
Google’s Machine Learning APIs.Common ML Use Cases.Invoking ML APIs.Lab: Adding Machine Learning Capabilities to Big Data Analysis.
5 - Serverless data analysis with BigQuery
What is BigQuery.Queries and Functions.Lab: Writing queries in BigQuery.Loading data into BigQuery.Exporting data from BigQuery.Lab: Loading and exporting data.Nested and repeated fields.Querying multiple tables.Lab: Complex queries.Performance and pricing.
6 - Serverless, autoscaling data pipelines with Dataflow
The Beam programming model.Data pipelines in Beam Python.Data pipelines in Beam Java.Lab: Writing a Dataflow pipeline.Scalable Big Data processing using Beam.Lab: MapReduce in Dataflow.Incorporating additional data.Lab: Side inputs.Handling stream data.GCP Reference architecture.
7 - Getting started with Machine Learning
What is machine learning (ML).Effective ML: concepts, types.ML datasets: generalization.Lab: Explore and create ML datasets.
8 - Building ML models with Tensorflow
Getting started with TensorFlow.Lab: Using tf.learn.TensorFlow graphs and loops + lab.Lab: Using low-level TensorFlow + early stopping.Monitoring ML training.Lab: Charts and graphs of TensorFlow training.
9 - Scaling ML models with CloudML
Why Cloud ML?Packaging up a TensorFlow model.End-to-end training.Lab: Run a ML model locally and on cloud.
10 - Feature Engineering
Creating good features.Transforming inputs.Synthetic features.Preprocessing with Cloud ML.Lab: Feature engineering.
11 - Architecture of streaming analytics pipelines
Stream data processing: Challenges.Handling variable data volumes.Dealing with unordered/late data.Lab: Designing streaming pipeline.
12 - Ingesting Variable Volumes
What is Cloud Pub/Sub?How it works: Topics and Subscriptions.Lab: Simulator.
13 - Implementing streaming pipelines
Challenges in stream processing.Handle late data: watermarks, triggers, accumulation.Lab: Stream data processing pipeline for live traffic data.
14 - Streaming analytics and dashboards
Streaming analytics: from data to decisions.Querying streaming data with BigQuery.What is Google Data Studio?Lab: build a real-time dashboard to visualize processed data.
15 - High throughput and low-latency with Bigtable
What is Cloud Spanner?Designing Bigtable schema.Ingesting into Bigtable.Lab: streaming into Bigtable.
Actual course outline may vary depending on offering center. Contact your sales representative for more information.
Who is it For?
This class is intended for experienced developers who are responsible for managing big data transformations including:
Extracting, Loading, Transforming, cleaning, and validating data
Designing pipelines and architectures for data processing
Creating and maintaining machine learning and statistical models
Querying datasets, visualizing query results and creating reports
To get the most of out of this course, students should have:
Completed Google Cloud Fundamentals: Big Data & Machine Learning course OR have equivalent experience
Basic proficiency with common query language such as SQL
Experience with data modeling, extract, transform, load activities
Developing applications using a common programming language such as Python
Familiarity with Machine Learning and/or statistics