Big Data



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Language: Spanish
also available in English
Multimedia and interactive
Est. dedication time:
30 minutes
Type of publication:
Technical Note and tutorial

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Big data, Big data ecosystem, Analytics, Business intelligence, Business analytics, Small data, Data analysis


This tutorial is aimed at introducing students to the main concepts of Big Data. The material includes videos interactive exercises supplementary material and elements of gamification. Students will learn about the origins of the Big Data concept its definition and characteristics the technologies used and when Big Data is suitable for business.

In addition students will have a chance at putting into practice their knowledge and to consider the latest trends surrounding this technology. All of this intertwined with elements that will keep students entertained throughout their learning. For example badges can be won along the way recognizing the knowledge acquired while helping to increase engagement with content.

This material can be used in undergraduate and graduate programs (especially MBA and other management programs) as well as in executive education courses where topics such as technology management and digital business are incorporated.

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