GD Goenka School of Engineering in association with ‘The Computer Academy’ Gurugramorganized a two-day workshop titled ‘Big Data & Hadoop’ on 5- 6th November 2019.Mr. Mangal Kakkar and Mr. Dinesh were the resource persons for the workshop. Almost 50 students from various programmes attended the workshop.
As Big Data Analytics has become a buzzword today, the purpose of the workshop was to make students dive deep into the stream of Big Data so that they should be well aware of the technologies prevailing in the industry. The workshop focused on enlightening attendees about Big Data and Hadoop. Attendees learned in detail about HDFS (Hadoop Distributed File System) and Map Reduce processing model of Hadoop. Attendees also learned Hadoop installation on commodity hardware and some of the data access languages such as Pig and Hive used to extract data from Hadoop.The speakers from the academy provided the students with very valuable information on the technologies. The workshop was very informative and some concepts and Jargons that often come in the world of Big Data Analytics were busted