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Lantec | Course: MS 10985 C - Introduction to SQL Databases

MS 10985 C - Introduction to SQL Databases

$1,695.00
3 days
Audience
Prerequisites

Description:

This three-day instructor-led course is aimed at people looking to move into a database professional role or whose job role is expanding to encompass database elements. The course describes fundamental database concepts including database types, database languages, and database designs.

OUTLINE:

Module 1: Introduction to databases

This module introduces key database concepts in the context of SQL Server 2016.

Lessons
  • Introduction to relational databases
  • Other types of database
  • Data analysis
  • Database languages
Labs
  • Querying SQL Server
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe what a database is
  • Understand basic relational aspects
  • Describe database languages used in SQL Server 2016
  • Describe data analytics
  • Describe database languages used in SQL Server 2016

Module 2: Data Modeling

This module describes data modeling techniques.

Lessons
  • Data modelling
  • ANSI/SPARC database model
  • Entity relationship modeling
Labs
  • Entity relationship modeling
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Understand the common data modelling techniques
  • Describe the ANSI/SPARC database model
  • Describe entity relationship modeling

Module 3: Normalization

This module describes normalization and denormalization techniques.

Lessons
  • Why normalize data?
  • Normalization terms
  • Levels of normalization
  • Denormalization
Labs
  • Normalizing raw data
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe normalization benefits and notation
  • Describe important normalization terms
  • Describe the normalization levels
  • Describe the role of denormalization

Module 4: Relationships

This module describes relationship types and effects in database design.

Lessons
  • Schema mapping
  • Referential integrity
Labs
  • Designing relationships
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe relationship types
  • Describe the use, types, and effects of referential integrity

Module 5: Performance

This module introduces the effects of database design on performance.

Lessons
  • Indexing
  • Query performance
  • Concurrency
Lessons
  • Query performance
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Discuss the performance effects of indexing
  • Describe the performance effects of join and search types
  • Describe the performance effects of concurrency

Module 6: Database Objects

This module introduces commonly used database objects.

Lessons
  • Tables
  • Views
  • Stored procedures
  • Other database objects
Labs
  • Using SQL Server in a hybrid cloud
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe the use of tables in SQL Server 2016
  • Describe the use of views in SQL Server 2016
  • Describe the use of stored procedures in SQL Server 2016
  • Describe other database objects commonly used in SQL Server 2016

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