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20774: Perform Cloud Data Science with Azure Machine Learning

What Will You Learn

The main purpose of the course is to give students the ability to analyze and present data by using Azure Machine Learning, and to provide an introduction to the use of machine learning with big data tools such as HDInsight and R Services.

Audience

The main purpose of the course is to give students the ability to analyze and present data by using Azure Machine Learning, and to provide an introduction to the use of machine learning with big data tools such as HDInsight and R Services.

Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:
  • Explain machine learning, and how algorithms and languages are used
  • Describe the purpose of Azure Machine Learning, and list the main features of Azure Machine Learning Studio
  • Upload and explore various types of data to Azure Machine Learning
  • Explore and use techniques to prepare datasets ready for use with Azure Machine Learning
  • Explore and use feature engineering and selection techniques on datasets that are to be used with Azure Machine Learning
  • Explore and use regression algorithms and neural networks with Azure Machine Learning
  • Explore and use classification and clustering algorithms with Azure Machine Learning
  • Use R and Python with Azure Machine Learning, and choose when to use a particular language
  • Explore and use hyperparameters and multiple algorithms and models, and be able to score and evaluate models
  • Explore how to provide end-users with Azure Machine Learning services, and how to share data generated from Azure Machine Learning models
  • Explore and use the Cognitive Services APIs for text and image processing, to create a recommendation application, and describe the use of neural networks with Azure Machine Learning
  • Explore and use HDInsight with Azure Machine Learning
  • Explore and use R and R Server with Azure Machine Learning, and explain how to deploy and configure SQL Server to support R services

Prerequisites

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this course should have:

  • Programming experience using R, and familiarity with common R packages
  • Knowledge of common statistical methods and data analysis best practices.
  • Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
  • Working knowledge of relational databases.

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Modules

Module 1: Introduction to Machine Learning

This module introduces machine learning and discussed how algorithms and languages are used.

Lessons

  • What is machine learning?
  • Introduction to machine learning algorithms
  • Introduction to machine learning languages

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe machine learning
  • Describe machine learning algorithms
  • Describe machine learning languages
Module 2: Introduction to Azure Machine Learning

Describe the purpose of Azure Machine Learning, and list the main features of Azure Machine Learning Studio.


Lessons

  • Azure machine learning overview
  • Introduction to Azure machine learning studio
  • Developing and hosting Azure machine learning applications

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe Azure machine learning.
  • Use the Azure machine learning studio.
  • Describe the Azure machine learning platforms and environments.
Module 3: Managing Datasets

At the end of this module the student will be able to upload and explore various types of data in Azure machine learning.

Lessons
  • Categorizing your data
  • Importing data to Azure machine learning
  • Exploring and transforming data in Azure machine learning

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Understand the types of data they have.
  • Upload data from a number of different sources.
  • Explore the data that has been uploaded.
Module 4: Preparing Data for use with Azure Machine Learning

This module provides techniques to prepare datasets for use with Azure machine learning.


Lessons

  • Data pre-processing
  • Handling incomplete datasets

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Pre-process data to clean and normalize it.
  • Handle incomplete datasets.
Module 5: Using Feature Engineering and Selection
This module describes how to explore and use feature engineering and selection techniques on datasets that are to be used with Azure machine learning.

Lessons
  • Using feature engineering
  • Using feature selection

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Use feature engineering to manipulate data.
  • Use feature selection.
Module 6: Building Azure Machine Learning Models

This module describes how to use regression algorithms and neural networks with Azure machine learning.

Lessons

  • Azure machine learning workflows
  • Scoring and evaluating models
  • Using regression algorithms
  • Using neural networks

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe machine learning workflows.
  • Explain scoring and evaluating models.
  • Describe regression algorithms.
  • Use a neural-network.
Module 7: Using Classification and Clustering with Azure machine learning models

This module describes how to use classification and clustering algorithms with Azure machine learning.

Lessons

  • Using classification algorithms
  • Clustering techniques
  • Selecting algorithms

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Use classification algorithms.
  • Describe clustering techniques.
  • Select appropriate algorithms.
Module 8: Using R and Python with Azure Machine Learning

This module describes how to use R and Python with azure machine learning and choose when to use a particular language.


Lessons

  • Using R
  • Using Python
  • Incorporating R and Python into Machine Learning experiments

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the key features and benefits of R.
  • Explain the key features and benefits of Python.
  • Use Jupyter notebooks.
  • Support R and Python.
Module 9: Initializing and Optimizing Machine Learning Models
This module describes how to use hyper-parameters and multiple algorithms and models, and be able to score and evaluate models.

Lessons
  • Using hyper-parameters
  • Using multiple algorithms and models
  • Scoring and evaluating Models

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Use hyper-parameters.
  • Use multiple algorithms and models to create ensembles.
  • Score and evaluate ensembles.
Module 10: Using Azure Machine Learning Models

This module explores how to provide end users with Azure machine learning services, and how to share data generated from Azure machine learning models.

Lessons

  • Deploying and publishing models
  • Consuming Experiments

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Deploy and publish models.
  • Export data to a variety of targets.
Module 11: Using Cognitive Services

This module introduces the cognitive services APIs for text and image processing to create a recommendation application, and describes the use of neural networks with Azure machine learning.

Lessons

  • Cognitive services overview
  • Processing language
  • Processing images and video
  • Recommending products

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe cognitive services.
  • Process text through an application.
  • Process images through an application.
  • Create a recommendation application.
Module 12: Using Machine Learning with HDInsight

This module describes how use HDInsight with Azure machine learning.

Lessons

  • Introduction to HDInsight
  • HDInsight cluster types
  • HDInsight and machine learning models

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the features and benefits of HDInsight.
  • Describe the different HDInsight cluster types.
  • Use HDInsight with machine learning models.
Module 13: Using R Services with Machine Learning

This module describes how to use R and R server with Azure machine learning, and explain how to deploy and configure SQL Server and support R services.

Lessons

  • R and R server overview
  • Using R server with machine learning
  • Using R with SQL Server

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Implement interactive queries.
  • Perform exploratory data analysis.
Gerald Hoong Seng Kah

Gerald Hoong Seng Kah

Gerald has 19 years of information technology experience and on community service and event experiences, he excels impressively. He was invited as a speaker for 3 break-out sessions for Microsoft TechED SEA 2008 on SQL Server 2008 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Center.

He even participated at the “Ask-The-Expert" booth for Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 and Microsoft SQL Server 2008 at the Heroes Launch 2008 and conducted a Microsoft Visual Studio Team System 2008, formerly code-named “Orcas" Metro workshop for Microsoft Certified Partners and independent software vendors (ISVs).

He was invited as a speaker on various occasions such as during the 2 break-out sessions and 3 instructor-led sessions at Microsoft TechED SEA 2007 on SQL Server 2008 and Office SharePoint Server 2007 respectively at Kuala Lumpur Convention Center. He was also a speaker for an instructor-led session at Microsoft TechEd SEA 2006 on development of web parts using Windows SharePoint Services Version 3.0 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Center.

He conducted a few Microsoft Office 2007 Touchdown workshops for Microsoft Certified Partners and independent software vendors and Microsoft Windows Vista Beta 1 Touchdown workshop and Microsoft Windows Vista Beta 1 Touchdown workshop for Microsoft Certified Partners and ISVs. He also conducted a Microsoft Windows Server code-named “Longhorn" Touchdown workshop and Microsoft Visual Studio Team System workshop for Microsoft Certfied Partners and ISVs.

He was invited as a guest speaker on Microsoft Office 2007 development for the MIND community, which is an active IT community under the helm of Microsoft. He is a committee member of SQL Practitioners Alliance Network (SPAN).

He was the co- speaker and tag team presenter at the recently concluded World SharePoint Conference 2014 at Las Vegas, USA. He was the only Malaysian presenter among the other presenters from Asia.

In March 2014, he participated as co-speaker and tag team presenter at the World SharePoint Conference 2014 at Venetian Hotel and Resorts, Las Vegas, USA.

Recently, he conducted a specialized Microsoft SharePoint training and consultancy for a team of 17 people from Carlsberg Group at Carlsberg & Jacobsen Brewhouse in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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