Course Summary

This instructor-led course provides a strong foundation for doing data analysis with BigConnect. It covers how to apply traditional data analytics and business intelligence skills to Big Data and what tools to use. The course presents the tools data professionals need to access, manipulate, transform, and analyze complex data sets using complex queries and familiar scripting languages like SQL and Cypher.

After completing this course, you will be well on your way to becoming a BigConnect Certified Data Analyst.

Topics covered

  • BigConnect Overview
  • Getting Started with BigConnect
  • The semantic Data Model
  • Loading data
  • Query BigConnect using SQL
  • Query BigConnect using Cypher
  • Query BigConnect using Enterprise Search Patterns
  • Analyze data using available tools
  • Transform data
  • Data Algorithms
  • Spark and BigConnect
  • Using BI tools with BigConnect
  • Best practices

Course Details


This course is designed for data analysts, business intelligence specialists, developers, system architects, and database administrators.


4 Days | 4 hours per day


Some knowledge of SQL is assumed, as is basic Linux command-line familiarity.


  • Mac, Linux, or Windows
  • Latest version of Chrome or Firefox (Safari is not 100% supported)
  • Stable internet connection
  • Disable any ad-blockers and restart your browser before class