MapR Offers Free Cluster Administration Courses and Discounted Certification Exam
October 17, 2018
Course series follows month-in-the-life of a cluster administrator, including installing, configuring, monitoring, expanding, and maintaining a MapR cluster
Santa Clara, Calif. – October 17, 2018 – MapR Technologies, Inc., provider of the industry's leading data platform for AI and Analytics, today announced that MapR Academy has released a new, on-demand Cluster Administration course series and certification exam for MapR v6. To help learners gain quick proficiency, MapR is offering a limited-time discount price of $99 (usually $250) for the MCCA v6 Certification Exam.
The Cluster Administrator course series includes five core courses and two additional advanced courses. The core courses include:
- Install a MapR Cluster
- Store and Protect Cluster Data
- Configure a MapR Cluster
- Cluster Maintenance
- Working with YARN
Data Engineers and Cluster Administrators can prepare for the new MapR v6 Cluster Administrator Certification Exam (MCCA) by taking these on-demand courses and downloading the free MCCA study guide. In addition to the limited-time discounted exam price, candidates will receive a one-time, re-take exam attempt - free.
“The Cluster Administration course series is a comprehensive and engaging learning experience, in which students click through interactive features and do lab exercises on a downloadable, virtual containerized lab environment that simulates a multi-node cluster,” said Gary Fluitt, senior director of partner enablement and certification, MapR. “Combined with the discounted exam and free exam re-take, these courses are the fastest and most cost-effective way for Data Engineers to get certified and demonstrate their skills. This offer is the best path for technical professionals to quickly widen their skills and become a more agile cluster administrator.”
About MapR Technologies
MapR Technologies is a visionary Silicon Valley software company and creator of the next-generation data platform for AI and analytics, with the scale and reliability required by enterprise-grade, mission-critical deployments. The MapR Data Platform delivers the power of dataware to accelerate data-driven innovation. Forward leaning companies such as Cisco, Philips, and Société Générale, are able to create new data-driven solutions to outperform the competition. Learn more: mapr.com.
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