This is a tentative schedule. It will be updated according to the actual progress.
1: Course Admin; Era of Big Data Analytics;
2: Computing as a Utility; Data-center Architecture
Readings: Ch1 of [MMDS]
SaturdayHomework 0 is due!
Chinese Lunar New Year
3-4: MapReduce/ Hadoop ; The Big Data Processing stack
5: Frequent Item-Set Mining and Association Rules
Readings: Ch6.1-6.4 of [MMDS]
6: Finding Similar Items and LSH
TuesdayHomework 1 is due!
7: Clustering and GMM
8: Dimension Reduction
FridayHomework 2 is due!
9: Recommendation Systems
10: Regression and Gradient Descent ; Recommendation Systems (cont'd)
Ching Ming Festival
WednesdayHomework 3 is due!
11: Data Stream Algorithms
Readings: Ch4.1-4.5 of [MMDS]
12: Data Stream Algorithms (cont'd)
Readings: Ch0,Ch1,Ch4.4,Ch6 of [ChakDataStream]
* Further Readings
TuesdayHomework 4 is due!