Course overview

Flex Tables and Semi-Structured Data

In this module, you will learn about flex tables and semi-structured data. Starting of with a brief introduction to semi-structured data. We then look at how to create, populate and explore flex tables, and finally at creating views and updating attributes over time.
Format

Online Course       

Duration

15 minutes     

Mark Whalley

Manager, Vertica Education
About marc
From the early 1980s, Mark worked with Michael Stonebraker's Ingres RDBMS and then a number of column-store big data analytics technologies.In 2016, he joined HPE Big Data Platform as a Systems Engineer specialising in Stonebraker’s Vertica.In September 2017 he followed Vertica as it merged into Micro Focus – one of the world’s largest pure-play software companies.He is passionate about technology and frequently delivers talks  at the London, Cambridge and Munich Big Data & Machine Learning Meetups (of which he is the founder with its 4K+ members), the British Computer Society – Advanced Programming Specialist Group, Vertica Forums, the Institute for Analytics and Data Science at the University of Essex et al.  He is a technical blogger and author.