InfoSphere BigInsights Foundation (DW612G)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline

Who should attend

This intermediate training course is for those who want a foundation of IBM InfoSphere BigInsights and is designed for system administrators and developers.


There are no prerequisites for this course. However, knowledge of Linux would be beneficial.

Course Content

This training course is for those who want a foundation of IBM InfoSphere BigInsights. It will give you an overview of IBM´s Big Data strategy as well as a more detailed information on Apache Hadoop. It presents concepts required by a system administrator to work with the Hadoop Distributed File System and concepts of MapReduce that are required by a developer. It gives an introduction to the scheduling capabilities of Hadoop and how to use Oozie to control workflows and use Flume to load data into HDFS.

Curriculum relationship:
  • Programming for InfoSphere Streams V3 with SPL (DW720)
  • InfoSphere Streams Administration (DW730)
  • IBM InfoSphere BigInsights Analytics for Business Analysts (DW640)
  • IBM InfoSphere BigInsights Analytics for Programmer (DW650)
Classroom Training

Duration 2.5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,290.- €
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.

Digital courseware Dates and Booking
Click on town name to bookSchedule
14/11/2016 - 16/11/2016 Hamburg
23/01/2017 - 25/01/2017 Hamburg
20/03/2017 - 22/03/2017 Munich
15/05/2017 - 17/05/2017 Düsseldorf
10/07/2017 - 12/07/2017 Berlin
04/09/2017 - 06/09/2017 Frankfurt
20/03/2017 - 22/03/2017 Vienna (iTLS)