Training & Exams

Developing Microsoft SQL Server Databases.

About This Course

Course Code
M20464

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,426.00

Course Overview
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Overview

This 5-day instructor-led course introduces SQL Server 2014 and describes logical table design, indexing and query plans. It also focusses on the creation of database objects including views, stored procedures, along with parameters, and functions. Other common aspects of procedure coding, such as indexes, concurrency, error handling, and triggers are also covered in this course. Also this course helps you prepare for the Exam 70-464.

Target Audience:

The primary audience for this course is IT Professionals who want to become skilled on SQL Server 2014 product features and technologies for implementing a database.

Objectives

At the end of this course you will be able to:

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Database Development

This module introduces database development and the key tasks that a database developer would typically perform.

Lessons

Lab : Introduction to Database Development

Module 2: Designing and Implementing Tables

This module explains how to design, create, and alter tables. Also it focusses on working with schemas.

Lessons

Lab : Designing and Implementing Tables

Module 3: Ensuring Data Integrity through Constraints

This module explains how to enforce data integrity, and implement domain integrity to maintain high quality data. Also it focusses on implementing Entity and Referential Integrity.

Lessons

Lab : Ensuring Data Integrity through Constraints

Module 4: Introduction to Indexing

This module describes the concept of an index and discusses selectivity, density and statistics. It covers appropriate data type choices and choices around composite index structures.

Lessons

Lab : Creating Indexes

Module 5: Advanced Indexing

This module explains covering indexes and the INCLUDE clause as well as the use of padding, hints and statistics. The module also covers the use of the Database Engine Tuning Advisor and index-related dynamic management views to assess indexing strategies.

Lessons

Lab : Planning for SQL Server 2014 Indexing

Module 6: Columnstore Indexes

This module explains columnstore indexes, introduces clustered and nonclustered columnstore indexes, and discusses considerations for using columnstore indexes.

Lessons

Lab : Using In-Memory Database Capabilities

Module 7: Designing and Implementing Views

This module introduces Views, and explains how to create and manage Views. Also it focusses on the performance consideration for Views.

Lessons

Lab : Designing and Implementing Views

Module 8: Designing and Implementing Stored Procedures

This module describes the potential advantages of the use of stored procedures along with guidelines on creating them.

Lessons

Lab : Designing and Implementing Stored Procedures

Module 9: Designing and Implementing User-Defined Functions

This module explains how to design and implement user-defined functions that enforce business rules or data consistency, and modify and maintain existing functions written by other developers.

Lessons

Lab : Designing and Implementing User-Defined Functions

Module 10: Responding to Data Manipulation via Triggers

This module, explains what DML triggers are and how they enforce data integrity. Also it focusses on the different types of triggers available, and how to define triggers in a database.

Lessons

Lab : Responding to Data Manipulation via Triggers

Module 11: Using In-Memory Tables

This module covers the creation of in-memory tables and native stored procedures and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of using in-memory tables.

Lessons

Lab : Using In-Memory Database Capabilities

Module 12: Implementing Managed Code in SQL Server

This module explains how to use CLR integrated code to create user-defined database objects that are managed by the .NET Framework.

Lessons

Lab : Implementing Managed Code in SQL Server

Module 13: Storing and Querying XML Data in SQL Server

This module introduces XML and shows how XML data can be stored within SQL Server and then queried, including queries written in a language called XQuery.

Lessons

Lab : Storing and Querying XML Data in SQL Server

Module 14: Working with SQL Server Spatial Data

This module introduces Spatial Data, and explains how to work with SQL Server Spatial Data Types.

Lessons

Lab : Working with SQL Server Spatial Data

Prerequisites

If you do not have experience with Transact-SQL, please consider M20461, Querying Microsoft SQL Server

About This Course

Course Code
M20464

Course Type
Essentials

Vendor
Microsoft

Duration
5 Days

RRP
£2,426.00

Course Overview
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