Professional Certificate Program in Internet of Things (IoT), Big Data and its applications (Universidad del Rosario)

General

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Program Description

Design and program IoT solutions with the use of Big Data

The internet of things (IoT) means that all industries have a constant technological transformation called today as the 4.0 revolution. Great research reveals that the interconnection of smart devices grows by leaps and bounds, thanks to technological advances in high-capacity communication networks and this has allowed a revolution in sectors such as industry, health and agriculture.

The IoT paradigm is part of the recent technologies that aim to help improve industrial processes. This Professional Certification program will help you develop analytical thinking and build new skills to generate innovative solutions to critical problems in the industrial field. By generating a new approach in the process of active practical learning, in conjunction with the use of current tools for developing applications in the IoT ecosystem, this program helps develop skills to be more competitive in the workplace.

Learn the basics of IoT from the group of professors of the Universidad del Rosario, from the Biomedical Engineering program. In this IoT Professional Certification program you will learn the concepts of technology. You will learn to manage advanced tools for project management in the field of web programming, storage systems, database management, communication technologies and decision-making systems.

In each of the online courses you will face a series of challenges based on current research and applications that are carried out in different industrial sectors. Through these challenges, you can improve your knowledge of key concepts and demonstrate your skills in the lucrative field of digital transformation 4.0.

With more than 5 years of experience, the group of researchers from the Universidad del Rosario has been at the forefront in the field of technology and its rapid evolution. Our distinguished faculty is delighted to share with you more than 3 years of interdisciplinary research and development, as well as educational innovation in the field of IoT.

This Professional Certification program is composed of:

  • Introduction to the Internet of Things (IoT) and its applications
  • Internet of things (IoT) and Big Data

Employment perspective

  • In the future, all sectors are projected to optimize their processes through IoT technology, which means that the number of vacancies for people with IoT knowledge will grow considerably.
  • It is projected that the employment of computer occupations, information technology will grow 13 percent between 2016 and 2026, faster than the average of all occupations. These occupations will add approximately 557,100 new jobs.
  • The average annual salary for computer and information technology occupations was $ 86,320 (USD) dollars in May 2018, which was the highest of the average annual salary for all occupations of $ 38,640 (USD).

What you will learn

  • What is the internet of things, general structure and application in the industrial field.
  • Understand and use programming cards, sensors to obtain information about objects or / or everyday environments and the operation of actuators remotely.
  • Configuration of graphic development platforms and main communication protocols.
  • Storage and management of information through different managers and types of databases.
  • Develop applications under IoT technology that impact the industry.

courses

  • Introduction to the Internet of Things (IoT) and its applications
  • Internet of things (IoT) and Big Data

More information

  • Average duration: 2 months.
  • Effort: 4-6 hours per week.
  • Number of courses: 2 courses in the program.
  • Institution: Universidad del Rosario
  • Spanish Language
  • Video transcriptions: Spanish
  • Price (USD): Originally $ 98 USD, now $ 88.20 USD for the entire program. You save $ 9.80 USD.
Last updated Mar 2020

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