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.
Esta pequeña píldora sobre business intelligence explica el funcionamiento de las herramientas de business intelligence de una manera completamente interactiva de forma que el alumno comprenda tanto la estructura de estos sistemas como el componente multidimensional de los mismos.
Dentro del área de conocimiento business intelligence este tutorial se centra sobre todo en dos tipos de sistemas: - Data warehouses - Online Analytical Processing (OLAP)
Dado que el componente multidimensional de OLAP es un concepto complicado de entender para los alumnos los gráficos y animaciones interactivas permitirán la perfecta comprensión de una forma amena y rápida.
The main objective of this material is for students to understand both the structure of the business intelligence system and what it is used for through interactive graphs and animations. It covers the topics of Data warehouses and Online Analytical Processing (OLAP) within Business Intelligence systems.
Given the multidimensional component of OLAP systems it is a difficult concept for students to understand and these interactive graphs and animations help them to fully understand these concepts in an entertaining way. Finally students will be able to see the effect of these systems on real businesses.