Apache Mahout for Developers Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in English.

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Duration Duration

14 hours (usually 2 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Basic understanding of statistics and familiarity with a programming language recommended.

Overview Overview


Developers involved in projects that use machine learning with Apache Mahout.


Hands on introduction to machine learning. The course is delivered in a lab format based on real world practical use cases.

Course Outline Course Outline

Implementing Recommendation Systems with Mahout

  • Introduction to recommender systems
  • Representing recommender data
  • Making recommendation
  • Optimizing recommendation


  • Basics of clustering
  • Data representation
  • Clustering algorithms
  • Clustering quality improvements
  • Optimizing clustering implementation
  • Application of clustering in real world


  • Basics of classification
  • Classifier training
  • Classifier quality improvements

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Public Classroom Public Classroom
Participants from multiple organisations. Topics usually cannot be customised
From $5880
Private Classroom Private Classroom
Participants are from one organisation only. No external participants are allowed. Usually customised to a specific group, course topics are agreed between the client and the trainer.
Private Remote Private Remote
The instructor and the participants are in two different physical locations and communicate via the Internet
From $3580
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The more delegates, the greater the savings per delegate. Table reflects price per delegate and is used for illustration purposes only, actual prices may differ.

Number of Delegates Public Classroom Private Remote
1 $5880 $3580
2 $3315 $2090
3 $2460 $1593
4 $2033 $1345
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Upcoming Courses

VenueCourse DateCourse Price [Remote/Classroom]
ON, Markham - Trillium Executive CentreMon, Nov 7 2016, 9:30 am$3580 / $5880
ON, Oakville - Glen AbbeyMon, Nov 7 2016, 9:30 am$3580 / $5940
AB, Calgary – One Executive PlaceTue, Nov 8 2016, 9:30 am$3580 / $6080
ON, London - London City CentreTue, Nov 8 2016, 9:30 am$3580 / $5940
BC, Vancouver Park PlaceWed, Nov 9 2016, 9:30 am$3580 / $5980

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