Inauguration of Center of Excellence for Big Data & IoT
&
Two Days Faculty Development Program on Big Data Analytics

Center of Excellence for Big Data & IoT was inaugurated along with Two days Faculty Development
Program on Big Data Analytics on 7th August 2016 by Hon’ble Prof. (Dr.) Vinay Kumar Pathak, Vice
Chancellor, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow at ABES Institute of Technology,
Ghaziabad (College Code-290).

In Center of Excellence for Big Data & IoT , a lab is established in collaboration with Datreon, Delhi, where
experts from Datreon will impart the training to the students of ABESIT and other colleges as well, on Big Data
Analytics. The students will get the opportunity to work on live projects during the training program which would
help them in preparing themselves as per the Industry standards.

This is a state of the art lab of its own kind in NCR where the students and experts from Datreon will jointly work
on live projects which are based on Smart Cities.

Two days Faculty Development Program was conducted on Big Data Analytics at the Center of Excellence for Big
Data & IoT at ABES Institute of Technology, Ghaziabad (College Code-290) on 7th & 8th August 2016.

The Speakers for the four sessions of FDP were experts from Datreon, Delhi.

The contents which were covered during the four sessions

Relevance to Hadoop Ecosystem : Real grass root level scenarios

  • Eternal truth about the legacy THREE TIER ARCHITECTURE and changing needs of enterprise IT
  • Data Center Internals(How to build a Modern Data Center on Moon)
  • Installations
  • File System Inside Out
  • Hadoop Basics
  • HDFS

Big Data Ecosystem

  • Map reduce
  • Introduction to Architecture & role of Haddop Ecosystem Components
  • NOSQL Databases
  • Mango DB
  • Cassandra
  • Neo4j
  • Text Classification BI lifecycle:
  • The unimportance of R and python

The participants 36 in total from various Engineering Colleges participated in Faculty Development Program.

The feedback of above said FDP from the participants was above average with a common remark that this type
of FDP should be conducted for five days so as to understand the basics and practical aspects of the subject
thoroughly.