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Specialization
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Intermediate Level

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Hours to complete

Approx. 17 hours to complete

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Specialization
100% online

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Intermediate Level

Intermediate Level

Hours to complete

Approx. 17 hours to complete

Suggested: 8 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English...

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Designing a transaccional system

After completing this module, a learner will learn how to distinguish a transactional from an analytical information system according to consistency, concurrency and integrity, and how to propose an architecture that suits user requirements....
Reading
1 video (Total 7 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video1 video
Reading1 reading
Welcome to the course10m
Week
2
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Designing an analytical system

After completing this module, a learner will learn how to distinguish a transactional from an analytical information system according to the queries required on a huge amount of historical structured data that requires fast processing....
Reading
1 video (Total 4 min), 2 quizzes
Video1 video
Quiz1 practice exercise
Reviewm
Week
3
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Designing an alternative to relational databases

After completing this module, a learner will learn how to distinguish which database technology to use to suit the user requirements, detect frauds and support ACID properties....
Reading
1 video (Total 5 min), 1 quiz
Video1 video
Week
4
Hours to complete
2 hours to complete

Designing an analytical system within a data lake

After completing this module, a learner will identify the architecture and technologies required to analyse a huge volume of structured and semistructured data....
Reading
1 video (Total 6 min), 1 quiz
Video1 video

Instructor

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María del Pilar Ángeles

Full time professor at the Department of Computer Engineering
Department of Computer Engineering

About Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

La Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México fue fundada el 21 de septiembre de 1551 con el nombre de la Real y Pontificia Universidad de México. Es la más grande e importante universidad de México e Iberoamérica. Tiene como propósito primordial estar al servicio del país y de la humanidad, formar profesionistas útiles a la sociedad, organizar y realizar investigaciones, principalmente acerca de las condiciones y problemas nacionales, y extender con la mayor amplitud posible, los beneficios de la cultura....

About the Database systems Specialization

This specialized program is aimed at computer people who want to enter the field of information systems and learn their different types of requirements, architectures, performance, techniques and tools so you can know when to use business intelligence, data mining, data science, databases , databases in memory or big data in order to have reliable, maintainable and scalable data intensive systems. Through 4 courses, you will cover [transactional relational databases, business intelligence and Data warehousing, NoSQL technologies, and reliable, scalable and maintainable data intensive applications that will prepare you for a specialized information system consultant or data scientist....
Database systems

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  • When you enroll in the course, you get access to all of the courses in the Specialization, and you earn a certificate when you complete the work. Your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

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