The Big Data Architect track is comprised of BDSCP Modules 1, 2, 10, 11 and 12. The final course module consists of a series of lab exercises that require participants to apply their knowledge of the preceding courses in order to fulfill project requirements and solve real world problems. Completion of these courses as part of a virtual or on-site workshop results in each participant receiving an official digital Certificate of Completion, as well as a digital Training Badge from Acclaim/Credly.
A Certified Big Data Architect has demonstrated proficiency in the design, implementation and integration of Big Data solutions within the IT enterprise or cloud-based environments. Depending on the exam format chosen, attaining the Big Data Architect Certification can require passing a single exam or multiple exams. Those who achieve this certification receive an official digital Certificate of Excellence, as well as a digital Certification Badge from Acclaim/Credly with an account that supports the online verification of certification status.
Courses and Study Kits
The Big Data Architect certification track is associated with the following courses, study kits and eLearning kits. The courses can be delivered via instructor-led training. The study kits and eLearning kits include the course materials and additional supplements designed for self-study.
You can take exams anywhere in the world via Pearson VUE testing centers, Pearson VUE online proctoring and Arcitura on-site exam proctoring at your location.
You are provided with three flexible exam format options:
- Complete Exam BDA, a single combined exam for the entire Big Data Architect certification track. Recommended for those who want to only take a single exam that encompasses all course modules within this track.
- Complete the partial version of Exam BDA. Recommended for those who have already obtained a BDSCP certification and would like to achieve the Big Data Architect Certification without having to be retested on BDSCP Modules 1 and 2.
- Complete one module-specific exam for each course module in Big Data Architect Certification track. This is recommended for those who want to progress gradually through the track and who would like to be assessed after each course module before proceeding to the next.