Big Data on AWS




Classroom ILT

Skill Level

AWS: Specialist

Available dates

Learning Path

Cloud Computing



3 Days

1 Day



Classroom ILT


Cloud Computing


AWS: Specialist


3 Days


Available on request.

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Big Data on AWS introduces you to cloud-based big data solutions such as Amazon Elastic MapReduce (EMR), Amazon Redshift, Amazon Kinesis and the rest of the AWS big data platform. In this course, we show you how to use Amazon EMR to process data using the broad ecosystem of Hadoop tools like Hive and Hue. We also teach you how to create big data environments, work with Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon Redshift, and Amazon Kinesis, and leverage best practices to design big data environments for security and cost-effectiveness. 


Audience profile:

This course is intended primarily for:  

  • Individuals responsible for designing and implementing big data solutions, namely Solutions Architects. 
  • Data Scientists and Data Analysts interested in learning about big data solutions on AWS. 



It is recommend that attendees of this course have: 


  • Basic familiarity with big data technologies, including Apache Hadoop, MapReduce, HDFS, and SQL/NoSQL querying. 
  • Students should complete the Big Data Technology Fundamentals web-based training or have equivalent experience. 
  • Working knowledge of core AWS services and public cloud implementation. 
  • Students should complete the AWS Technical Essentials course or have equivalent experience. 
  • Basic understanding of data warehousing, relational database systems, and database design. 

Amazon Web Services (AWS) are leaders in cloud computing solutions and provide IT infrastructure in the form of online web services.

Torque IT is the first and only Authorized AWS Training Partner in Africa.

Our authorized AWS training solutions, and associated certifications, develop and validate the technical knowledge and skills that are relevant to individuals and organizations that are considering, implementing and maintaining cloud-based solutions.

Our hands-on AWS training courses are for anyone who wants to gain a deeper level of understanding with regard to cloud computing solutions and AWS. AWS Certifications designate individuals who demonstrate knowledge, skills and proficiency with AWS services. AWS Certification exams validate the technical knowledge and skills necessary for building and maintaining applications and services on the AWS Cloud.

Regardless of your level of experience with cloud computing, and AWS, we have a course for you.