Big Analytics Workshop: From Hype to Business Results


In this 1-day introductory workshop, you will learn about Teradata’s innovative solutions by walking through a big data analytics use case of a Teradata customer. The workshop is highly interactive, designed to maximize your understanding of how to use new types of analytics on multi-structured data. The workshop is developed and led by our practitioners with firsthand experience working with Teradata’s technology and customers.

At the end of this workshop, you will be able to define various big data analytics use cases in your organization and help your company to discover richer business value within your data. We look forward to seeing you at one of the upcoming dates.


Workshop Pre-Requisites

Working knowledge of SQL. Basic knowledge of scripting languages. Experience with command-line interfaces.


8:30 am - 11:45 am Morning Session: Overviews and a Use Case (Includes Hands-On Labs) 
  • Teradata’s definition of Big Analytics
  • The Teradata Unified Data Architecture™ for Big Analytics
    • The Teradata Integrated Data Warehouse 
    • The Teradata Aster Database: Understanding discovery analytics on big data     
    • Introduction to Apache™ Hadoop® 
  • Teradata Unified Data Architecture Components Drill Down
    • The SQL-MapReduce® (SQL-MR) framework Loading big data and executing SQL on Hadoop data (SQL-H)
    • Pattern matching on time series data: The nPath function 
    • New types of data visualization: The nPathViz function 
11:45 am - 12:45 pm Lunch
12:45 pm - 3:30 pm Afternoon Session: Applying Concepts (Includes Hands-On Labs)
  • Business Case Study – A Real-World Telco Example
  • Solution: Utilize the Teradata Unified Data Architecture Technology 
    • Detailed step-by-step execution roadmap
    • Working code examples
    • 3-way join between Aster, Teradata, and Hadoop
    • Execution of nPath and Pathmap SQL-MapReduce® functions sourced by the 3-way join
    • Visualization of the results
    • Report on analysis performed / results


Workshop Tour Schedule




Los Angeles

April 16

Manhattan Beach Marriott

St. Louis

April 23

Hilton Frontenac

San Francisco

May 9

Hilton SFO Bayfront


May 14

Crowne Plaza Columbus Dublin


May 29

Newark Liberty Airport Marriott


June 4

Crowne Plaza Int'l Airport


June 6

Sheraton Atlanta


June 18

Holiday Inn Toronto Airport


June 20

Hyatt Regency O'Hare


June 25

Hilton Anatole

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