To make students equipped with the latest technologies Center of Digital Marketing and Social Networks organized two days workshop on Big Data and Hadoop keeping in mind the use of Data Analytics and Marketing Strategy as the need of the hour. The workshop was conducted by the officials from COMPOSIT IIT Kharagpur, in association with Aptron Solutions Pvt. Ltd. The objective of the workshop was to turn data into information, and information into INSIGHT and was attended by 100 students of B Tech CSE & MBA.
Dr Prem Kumar, Vice Chancellor, GNA University, inaugurated the workshop and welcomed Mr. Maneesh and Mr. Deepak from COMPOSIT IIT Kharagpur. Dr. Prem Kumar guided all the students about the use of big data and the way it is shaping our society. He expressed his best wishes for the workshop.
The resource persons explained the concept of Big data and how different types of Data Generator can use Bigdata Hadoop, Hive, PIG and MapReduce. The workshop also explained how Big Data can be used with the help of Hadoop Software. The trainers also shared their knowledge on Hadoop, Architecture of Hadoop & Hadoop installation and how it works to maintain large data.
Overall, the workshop was engrossing and a learning experience for the students.