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About Apache Mahout

Apache Mahout is a project of the Apache Software Foundation which is implemented on top of Apache Hadoop and uses the MapReduce paradigm.  It is also used to create implementations of scalable and distributed machine learning algorithms that are focused in the areas of clustering, collaborative filtering and classification. Mahout contains Java libraries for common math algorithms and operations focused on statistics and linear algebra, as well as primitive Java collections.  An aspirant can learn more from Apache Mahout training which covers all the topics from basics to advanced level.

Course Apache Mahout Training
Mode of Training Instructor Led Live Online Training
Duration 30 hours
Timings Flexible (Our Rep will work with you on the timings that suits your needs)
Course Material Our Expert Trainer will share you all the necessary course material,  ppt’s, videos and pdf’s
Examples Trainer will cover Real time scenarios during the training
Interview Questions Click here to see the Interview Questions
Salary Trends Check here to see the salary trends here.

Why to attend Tekslate Online Training ?​

Classes are conducted by Certified Apache Mahout Working Professionals with 100 % Quality Assurance.

With an experienced Certified practitioner who will teach you the essentials you need to know to kick-start your career on Apache Mahout. Our training make you more productive with your Apache Mahout Online Training. Our training style is entirely hands-on. We will provide access to our desktop screen and will be actively conducting hands-on labs with real-time projects.

Who should attend Apache Mahout training?

The following people can be attend Apache Mahout.

  • Analytics Professionals
  • Data Scientists looking to hone their machine learning skills
  • Software Developers and Architects
  • Business Analysts wanting to learn Mahout for ML implementation
  • Professionals working with R, Matlab, Python, etc.
  • Statisticians looking to learn machine learning techniques
  • Graduates aspiring to take a leap in analytics domain


Learning Apache Mahout course doesn’t need any specific prerequisites as such but basic knowledge on Java and Hadoop concepts would be advantageous.

Apache Mahout training objectives

After the completion of the Apache Mahout Training, a participant will be able to

  • Gain an insight into the Machine Learning techniques.
  • Understand the algorithms of SVM, Naive Bayes, Random Forests,etc.
  • Implement these using ‘Apache Mahout’
  • Understand the recommendation system
  • Learn Collaborative filtering, Clustering and Categorization
  • Analyse Big Data using Hadoop and Mahout
  • Implementing a recommender using MapReduce
  • Introduction to tools like Weka, Octave, Matlab, SAS

Apache Mahout Training Curriculum

Introduction to Machine Learning and Mahout

Machine Learning Fundamentals, Apache Mahout Basics, History of Mahout, Supervised and Unsupervised Learning techniques, Mahout and Hadoop, Introduction to Clustering and Classification

Apache Mahout and Hadoop

Mahout on Apache Hadoop, Setup Mahout and Myrrix

Recommendation Engine in Mahout Training

Recommendations using Apache Mahout, Introduction to Recommendation systems, Content Based Mahout Optimizations

Implementing a Recommender and Recommendation Platform

User based recommendation, User Neighbourhood, Item based Recommendation, Implementing a Recommender using MapReduce Platforms, Similarity Measures, Manhattan Distance, Euclidean Distance, Cosine Similarity, Pearson’s Correlation Similarity, Log likelihood Similarity, Tanimoto Evaluating, Recommendation Engines (Online and Offline), Recommendors in Production


Clustering, Common Clustering Algorithms in Apache mahout training, K-means Canopy Clustering, Fuzzy K-means and Mean Shift etc., Representing Data Feature Selection, Vectorization in Apache Mahout training, Representing Vectors, Clustering documents through example TF-IDF and Implementing clustering in Hadoop Classification


Examples, Basic Predictor variables and Target variables, Common Algorithms, SGD, SVM, Navie Bayes, Random Forests, Training and evaluating a Classifier, Developing a Classifier

Apache Mahout and Amazon EMR

Mahout on Amazon, EMR Mahout Vs R, Introduction to tools like Weka, Octave, Matlab and SAS

Project included in Mahout training

A complete recommendation engine built on application logs and transactions

Apache Mahout Certification

After the completion of Apache Mahout training, it would be a priority point for a trainee to acquire Apache Mahout Certification as the corporate world accepts profile that is arrayed with Apache Mahout certification. Benefits of being certified in Apache Mahout technology would be:

  • Distinguished as an expert in the IT market.
  • Racing in low competition area in the Apache Mahout platform.
  • Remunerated with an uncommon package.

To achieve Certification in Apache Mahout technology, you need to visit the following site:

Benefits to our Global Learners

  • Tekslate is trainee-focused
  • Quality training delivered with comparatively low fee structure across the globe
  • Lifetime Access to recorded video sessions of the training classes
  • Exposure on real-time scenarios in varied domains by industry experts

Salary Trends

Average Apache Mahout Salary in USA is increasing and is much better than other products.

Apache Mahout Training


What Are The Modes Of Training?

Tekslate basically offers the online instructor-led training. Apart from that we also provide corporate training for enterprises.

Who Are The Trainers?

Our trainers have relevant experience in implementing real-time solutions on different queries related to different topics. Tekslate also verifies their technical background and expertise.

What If I Miss A Class?

We record each LIVE class session you undergo through and we will share the recordings of each session/class.

Can I Request For A Support Session If I Find Difficulty In Grasping Topics?

If you have any queries you can contact our 24/7 dedicated support to raise a ticket. We provide you email support and solution to your queries. If the query is not resolved by email we can arrange for a one-on-one session with our trainers.

What Kind Of Projects Will I Be Working On As Part Of The Training?

You will work on real world projects wherein you can apply your knowledge and skills that you acquired through our training. We have multiple projects that thoroughly test your skills and knowledge of various aspect and components making you perfectly industry-ready.

How Will I Execute The Practical?

Our Trainers will provide the Environment/Server Access to the students and we ensure practical real-time experience and training by providing all the utilities required for the in-depth understanding of the course.

If I Cancel My Enrollment, Will I Get The Refund?

If you are enrolled in classes and/or have paid fees, but want to cancel the registration for certain reason, it can be attained within 48 hours of initial registration. Please make a note that refunds will be processed within 30 days of prior request.

Will I Be Working On A Project?

The Training itself is Real-time Project Oriented.

Are These Classes Conducted Via Live Online Streaming?

Yes. All the training sessions are LIVE Online Streaming using either through WebEx or GoToMeeting, thus promoting one-on-one trainer student Interaction.

Is There Any Offer / Discount I Can Avail?

There are some Group discounts available if the participants are more than 2.

Who Are Our Customers & Our Location?

As we are one of the leading providers of Online training, We have customers from USA, UK, Canada, Australia, India and other parts of the world.

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