Lecture no. 5 from the course: Big Data: How Data Analytics Is Transforming the World
Taught by Professor Tim Chartier | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses
Algorithms—rules to follow for solving problems—are the secret of managing huge datasets. Start by looking at simple algorithms, including an amazingly effective sorting procedure that you can perform by hand. Then see how these concepts apply to more complex problems, such as web search engines.