While attending this training program – you take two exams to test and certify for the Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert: MCSE Data Platform official certification. If your goal is to learn how to use SQL Server and pass the certification exam – you’ve found the right place. This course is a hybrid of actual hands on learning combined with focused materials mapped to exam objectives.
- Class Dates
|18/09/2017 – 23/09/2017||Punta Gorda, FL|
|06/11/2017 – 11/11/2017||Punta Gorda, FL|
Topics covered in this boot camp:
Introduce the entire SQL Server platform and its major tools.
Cover editions, versions, basics of network listeners, and concepts of services and service accounts.
Determine appropriate data types to be used when designing tables, convert data between data types, & create alias data types.
Be aware of good design practices regarding SQL Server tables and be able to create tables using T-SQL.
Implement PRIMARY KEY, FOREIGN KEY, DEFAULT, CHECK and UNIQUE constraints, and investigate cascading FOREIGN KEY constraints. Determine appropriate single column and composite indexes strategies.
Create tables as heaps and tables with clustered indexes. Also consider the design of a table and suggest an appropriate structure.
Read and interpret details of common elements from execution plans.
Design effective non-clustered indexes.
Design and implement views.
Design and implement stored procedures.
Work with table types, table valued parameters and use the MERGE statement to create stored procedures that update data warehouses.
Design and implement functions, both scalar and table-valued. (Also describe where they can lead to performance issues).
Perform basic investigation of a deadlock situation and learn how transaction isolation levels affect application concurrency.
Use both traditional T-SQL error handling code and structured exception handling.
Design and implement DML triggers Learn appropriate uses for SQL CLR integration and implement an existing .NET assembly within SQL Server.
Store XML data and schemas in SQL Server.
Perform basic queries on XML data in SQL Server.
Work with the GEOGRAPHY and GEOMETRY data types.
Implement and query a full-text index.
Assess an existing enterprise environment.
Plan and implement Policy-Based Management.
Describe the considerations for consolidating workloads with SQL Server 2014.
Describe considerations for including SQL Server 2014 in a private cloud.
Use Microsoft Azure storage with SQL Server 2014.
Implement and configure databases in Microsoft Azure SQL Database.
Implement and configure databases in Microsoft Azure virtual machines.
Describe high availability technologies in SQL Server 2014 and implement log shipping.
Describe Windows Server Failover Clustering and Implement an AlwaysOn Failover Cluster Instance.
Implement an Always On Availability Group.
Plan high availability and disaster recovery solutions.
Plan and implement database replication.