Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

BDA 761 Big Data Management in a Supercomputing Environment

3 hours; 3 credits. An introduction to the methods of supercomputing and systems. The course will provide direct experience with large-scale data sets in order for students to gain an understanding of the challenges and limitations of large-scale data formats. Upon course completion, students will be able to handle data in various formats in a supercomputing environment to perform a range of computational techniques including sorting, summarizing, tabulating and outputting data in various formats.  Prerequisite: Expected prior knowledge as stated for the program of BDA 651