Amazon Web Services has partnered with education technology company DeepLearning.AI to offer a new specialization that will help data professionals master the fundamentals of machine learning quickly and efficiently deliver large-scale data science projects in the AWS cloud.
The three courses Data Science Practical Specialization with Amazon SageMaker, AWS’s fully managed machine learning (ML) service, is available through Coursera’s educational platform.
The new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) addresses a critical success factor for ML: growing the talent pool and helping more people become ML practitioners, said Bratin Saha, vice president of machine learning services at AWS.
“Our goal at Amazon is to train every developer we employ in machine learning,” said Saha, who announced the new specialization during the opening address of today’s AWS virtual machine learning summit. In fact, machine learning courses are now mandatory for any engineer who …