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Learning outcomes

  • Understanding the basics, potential and limitations of using big data technologies
  • Knowledge of the principles and techniques of current technologies and platforms such as Hadoop and Spark
  • Learn practical skills to use these platforms
  • Application of the acquired skills within the framework of a small practical project
  • Practical implementation on a cluster


  • Basic technical understanding Data management, programming
  • Basic knowledge of statistics
  • Programming experience (e.g. Java, Python, Scala etc.)
  • Unix/Linux knowledge

Target group

Software developers and system architects



Certificate of further education of the TU Ilmenau (1 credit)



  • Rahm, Saake, Sattler: Verteiltes & Paralleles Datenmanagement, Springer 2015
  • White: Hadoop: The Definitive Guide, O'Reilly 2015
  • Karau, Konwinski: Learning Spark, O'Reilly 2015

Event location

Technische Universität Ilmenau
Fakultät für Informatik und Automatisierung
98693 Ilmenau



Minimum number of participants 10
Maximum number of participants 20
Training language German
Language of the documents German and English

Presence dates

Date I Date Time
Date II Date Time
Date III Date Time
Duration of each attendance appointment: 90 minutes    

You are interested in this course, but it is currently not offered? Then please send us your request by e-mail.

Practical phases accompanied by research assistants

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Participation fee for the entire module:1,250 EUR (plus VAT) The fee includes the accompanying documents as well as the scientific support in the practical phases between individual attendance phases.

Early bird discount: 10% for registrations up to

Cancellation conditions:

Cancellation up to two weeks before the event: 250 EUR.

Cancellation later than two weeks before the start of the event: 100% of the participation fee A substitute candidate can be provided.



Please use our practical contact form to register. Deadline for registration is the


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