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Lantec | Course: MS 10986 - Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2016

MS 10986 - Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2016

$1,695.00
3 days
Audience
Prerequisites

Description

This three-day instructor-led course provides students moving from earlier releases of SQL Server with an introduction to the new features in SQL Server 2016.

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to SQL Server 2016

Describe key capabilities and components of SQL Server 2016

Lessons

  • Overview of SQL Server 2016
  • SQL Server 2016 Editions and Components
  • Installing SQL Server 2016
  • SQL Server Management Studio Enhancements

Lab: Installing SQL Server 2016

After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe the key elements of SQL Server 2016
  • Describe the components and editions of SQL Server 2016
  • Install SQL Server 2016
  • Describe the enhancement to SQL Server Management Studio

Module 2: What’s New in SQL Server Performance

This module describes new and enhanced features in SQL Server performance.

Lessons

  • Columnstore Indexes for Operational Analytics
  • In-memory OLTP Enhancements
  • The Query Data Store
  • Native JSON
  • Temporal Tables

Lab: Implementing SQL Server 2016 Performance Improvements

After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe the use of Columnstore indexes for operational analytics
  • Describe the enhancements to in-memory OLTP
  • Use the query data store
  • Use Native JSON
  • Describe and use temporal tables

Module 3: What’s New in SQL Server Security?

This module describes new and enhanced features in SQL Server security.

Lessons

  • Using Always Encrypted
  • Row-level Security
  • Dynamic Data Masking

Lab: Implementing SQL Server 2016 Security Improvements

After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Implement a logical design for a data warehouse
  • Implement a physical design for a data warehouse

Module 4: What’s New in SQL Server Availability and Scalability?

This module introduces what’s new in SQL Server Availability and Scalability.

Lessons

  • Enhanced AlwaysOn Availability Groups
  • What’s New in Database Caching?
  • Using Windows Server 2016

Lab: Availability and Scalability with SQL Server 2016

After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe the enhancements to AlwaysOn availability groups
  • Describe what’s new in database caching
  • Use Windows Server 2016 with SQL Server 2016

Module 5: What’s New in SQL Server Reporting and BI

This module introduces reporting and BI enhancements and new features in SQL Server 2016.

Lessons

  • Reporting Services Enhancements
  • PowerBI Enhancements

Lab: Implementing PowerBI

After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe the enhancements to reporting services
  • Describe the enhancements to PowerBI
  • Module 6: What’s New in SQL Server Data Access?

    At the end of this module you will be able to describe data access enhancements in SQL Server 2016.

    Lessons

    • PolyBase
    • Enhancements to Integration Services

    Lab: Using PolyBase

    After completing this module, you will be able to:
    • Describe and install PolyBase
    • Describe enhancements to SSIS

    Module 7: New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server OLAP

    This module describes enhancements in SQL Server OLAP.

    Lessons

    • New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server OLAP
    • What’s New in SQL Server Analysis Services

    Lab: OLAP with SQL Server

    After completing this module, you will be able to:
    • Describe new and enhanced features in SQL Server OLAP
    • Describe new and enhanced features in SQL Server analysis services

    Module 8: What’s New for SQL Server in the Cloud?

    This module describes new SQL Server cloud functionality.

    Lessons

    • Stretch Database
    • Enhanced Backups to Azure
    • Introduction to SQL Server 2016 Hybrid Cloud
    • What’s New in SQL Server Azure Database

    Lab : Using SQL Server in a Hybrid Cloud

    After completing this module, you will be able to:
    • Describe stretch databases and why you would use them
    • Understand the enhanced backup options
    • Be aware of SQL Server hybrid cloud
    • Describe what’s new in SQL Server Azure database

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