No matter where you work or play, the digital landscape is always changing – and it’s changing fast. That makes information and the tools to help you stay on top more important than ever. That’s why we’re introducing a new area of on our website: Techopedia Deals.

In Techopedia Deals, you’ll find the best deals in tech, including online courses, software, cyber security resources and more. It’s everything you need to stay on top of your game – and at some of the lowest prices you’ll find anywhere.

In addition to being able to browse our deals for new offerings, we’ll also promote three of our best offerings each and every week. Here are a few to get you started.

The Big Data Bundle

Whether you’re a professional or aspiring data analyst, this comprehensive 15-hour course will provide you with the tools you need to leverage the power of distributed computing and using Hadoop for analytical processing. This course takes you step-by-step through using Hive all the way to SQL. It even includes an SQL primer in case you need a refresher. You can take the web-streaming course any time and at your own speed. Access is granted for life.

  • Access to 86 lectures & 15 hours of content 24/7
  • Instruction on how to write complex analytical queries on data in Hive & uncover insights
  • Insight on how to leverage ideas of partitioning & bucketing to optimize queries in Hive
  • The skills to customize Hive w/ user defined functions in Java & Python
  • The background to understand what goes on under the hood of Hive w/ HDFS & MapReduce

A Lifetime Subscription to PureVPN

A VPN is a powerful network security tool that makes it almost impossible for hackers to snoop your network, track your activities or steal your information. With this lifetime subscription from PureVPN, you can ensure that your personal data and Internet activity are locked down for life. PureVPN is one of the fastest, most reliable VPN packages available. With the ability to connect up to five devices to the service and access to more than 550 servers in 141 countries, this service packs everything you need to protect your Web browsing in one package. This service includes:

  • The ability to connect with up to five devices
  • Connectivity with routers, gaming consoles and smart TVs
  • PureVPN's 24/7 customer support
  • Use of PureVPNs proprietary encryption software (no third-party services)
  • A secure connection to public Wi-Fi hotspots
  • Unlimited bandwidth and one-click functionality

This deal represents a HUGE discount of more than 85% off regular pricing!

IT Security & Ethical Hacking Certification Training

Looking to beef up your resume? This bundle of IT certification training courses will help you build the skills you need to work in IT security, one of the fastest-growing segments in IT today. This bundle includes preparation materials for three highly coveted IT security certification exams:

  • CompTIA Security+
  • Certified Ethical Hacker
  • Cisco’s CCNA Security

There is more than 50 hours of advanced training and 48 hours of courses on offer here. You will learn:

  • How to secure Windows systems against attack
  • How to create, restore and crack different types of passwords
  • How different security methods are breached within the Windows operating system
  • How spyware activities are performed and how to combat them
  • How different types of keyloggers work
  • And much more!

This is an excellent entry-level bundle for those looking to get into a successful career in IT Security and aims to prepare students for these certification exams within 4-6 weeks.