Goethe University Frankfurt

Datenbank Praktikum - Big Data (SS 2016)

Hands-on Lab – Applying Big Data Technologies

Lecturers: Prof. Dott. Ing. Roberto V. ZicariTodor Ivanov and Kim Hee

Course start/end:  Monday, 18.04.2016 to Monday, 11.07.2016

Time and Location: Monday 11:15 – 12:45, Room SR 612

Languages: The languages of the lecture are English and German.

Credit Points: Students can receive 8 CPs. Link in QIS/LFS

Registration: You have to register in the form below. Deadline for registration is 03.04.2016.

Course Schedule (preliminary)

Date Topic Lab Materials

1.Big Data Fundamentals

2.Hadoop Fundamentals I

3.MapReduce and YARN

25.04.2016 NoSQL (HBase) + SQL-on-Hadoop (Hive)

1.Using HBase for Real-time Access to your Big Data

2.Introduction to NoSQL and DBaaS

3.Accessing Hadoop Data Using Hive


1.Spark Fundamentals I

2.Spark Fundamentals II

09.05.2016 – submit course certificates Start of Project Phase 1
23.05.2016 Mandatory status report 1 (be present in the lab)
06.06.2016 – submission Phase 1  Start of Project Phase 2
20.06.2016 Mandatory status report 2 (be present in the lab)
11.07.2016 Final Team Presentations (from 9:00 to 12:30)
20.07.2016 Submission Phase 2


Additional Materials


Books & Papers



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