Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi is offering an online course called "Web Intelligence and Big Data". You can enrol for free and learn about creating a web-intelligent application and also explore the big data sources.
About the course:
The past decade has witnessed the successful application of many AI (Artificial Intelligent) techniques used at web-scale', on what are popularly referred to as big data platforms based on the map-reduce parallel computing paradigm and associated technologies such as distributed file systems, no-SQL databases and stream computing engines. Online advertising, machine translation, natural language understanding, sentiment mining, personalised medicine, and national security are some examples of such AI-based web-intelligence applications that are already in the public eye. Others, though less apparent, impact the operations of large enterprises from sales and marketing to manufacturing and supply chains. In this course you will explore such applications, the AI/statistical techniques that make them possible, along with parallel implementations using map-reduce and related platforms.
This course was offered thrice during Fall 2012, Spring 2012 and Fall 2013; in Fall of both years it was also taken for credit at IIT Delhi and IIIT Delhi.
It is a 9 week-long course. Gautam Shroff will be the course instructor.
The course will have a work load of 3-4 hours of work / week.
It will be taught in English and subtitles will be available in English.
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