ESS 102 – MapR Converged Data Platform Essentials


About this course

This course is designed to introduce students to the basics of the MapR Converged Data Platform. At the end of the course, students will have some of the fundamental knowledge necessary for other MapR Academy courses.

Prerequisites What’s Included
ESS 100 – Introduction to Big Data
ESS 101 – Apache Hadoop Essentials
  • Slide guide
  • Glossary
  • This is a non-lab course.

What’s next?

This is the final course in the ESS 1000 series, which are prerequisites for all courses in the Administrator (ADM), Data Analyst (DA), and Developer (DEV) learning paths.


Lesson 6:
  • Review key components of HDFS
  • Describe key components of MapR-FS
  • Compare and contrast MapR-FS and HDFS
Lesson 7:
  • Compare and contrast databases
  • Describe common MapR-DB use cases
  • Describe components and features of MapR-DB
Lesson 8:
MapR Streams
  • Compare and contrast real-time and batch processing
  • Describe key components of MapR Streams