Course Info

CSC 555: Mining Big Data

Introduction to fundamentals of distributed file systems and map-reduce technology (e.g., Hadoop); tuning map-reduce performance in a distributed network. Algorithms and tools for mining massive data sets and discussion of current challenges. Applications in clustering, similarity search, classification, data warehousing (e.g., Hive), machine learning (e.g., Mahout). PREREQUISITE(S): ((CSC 401 and ( CSC 453 or CSC 455) and (IS 467 or CSC 478)) or (MAT 491 and MAT 449))

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 801
Class number: 21097
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01005 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 810
Class number: 25667
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2017-2018

Section: 701
Class number: 12481
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00216 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 12482
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2016-2017

Section: 901
Class number: 33776
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00226 at Loop Campus
CLOSED
Section: 910
Class number: 33777
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 801
Class number: 27039
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: LEWIS 01005 at Loop Campus
Section: 810
Class number: 27040
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2016-2017

Section: 701
Class number: 33084
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00216 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 33086
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2015-2016

Section: 901
Class number: 33109
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00226 at Loop Campus
Section: 902
Class number: 37845
Meeting time: W 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00214 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 33110
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus
Section: 911
Class number: 37846
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2015-2016

Section: 701
Class number: 11542
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00220 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 11543
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2014-2015

Section: 901
Class number: 30645
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00226 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 30646
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2014-2015

Section: 701
Class number: 10420
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00202 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 10421
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Spring 2013-2014

Section: 901
Class number: 35312
Meeting time: Tu 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00226 at Loop Campus
Section: 910
Class number: 35313
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus

Fall 2013-2014

Section: 701
Class number: 11421
Meeting time: Th 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: CDM 00202 at Loop Campus
Section: 710
Class number: 11422
Meeting time: -
Location: N/A at Online Campus