Download Tutorial Hands-On Amazon Redshift for Data Warehousing
Amazon Redshift is a low-cost cloud data platform that can scale from gigabytes to petabytes on a high-performance, column-oriented SQL engine. Amazon Redshift brings the power of scale-out architecture to the world of traditional data warehousing.
In this course, you will explore this low-cost, cloud-based storage, which can be scaled up or down to meet your true size and performance needs. You will learn to configure a sample data warehouse. Next, you will explore Redshift’s internal workings and architecture, and learn what makes it so fast. You will get hands-on experience connecting, querying, and building BI and data viz products and learn how to secure, maintain, and administer your new platform.
By the end of this course, you will be able to scale from gigabytes to petabytes on this high-performance, column-oriented SQL engine.
Style and Approach
This course will help you understand the need for data warehousing—how data warehousing differs from an application database, with practical examples of each. You will learn to drive different architectural styles and choices via an example that shows how one approach doesn’t solve both problems. Our author will help you tackle challenges head-on, and applies-cutting edge techniques to accelerate the development of data warehouses on the cloud with practical examples showing how query performance is dramatically accelerated.