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Lantec | Course: MS 20762 C - Developing SQL Databases

MS 20762 C - Developing SQL Databases

$2,495.00
5 days
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Prerequisites

Description:

This five-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to develop a Microsoft SQL Server 2016 database. The course focuses on teaching individuals how to use SQL Server 2016 product features and tools related to developing a database.

OUTLINE:

Module 1: Introduction to Database Development

This module is used to introduce the entire SQL Server platform and its major tools. It will cover editions, versions, basics of network listeners, and concepts of services and service accounts.

Lessons
  • Introduction to the SQL Server Platform
  • SQL Server Database Development Tasks
Labs
  • SQL Server Database Development Tasks
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe the SQL Server platform.
  • Use SQL Server administration tools.

Module 2: Designing and Implementing Tables

This modules describes the design and implementation of tables. (Note: partitioned tables are not covered).

Lessons
  • Designing Tables
  • Data Types
  • Working with Schemas
  • Creating and Altering Tables
Labs
  • Designing and Implementing Tables
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Design Tables
  • Describe the various types of data
  • Be able to work with schemas
  • Be able to create and amend tables

Module 3: Advanced Table Designs

This module describes more advanced table designs.

Lessons
  • Partitioning data
  • Compressing Data
  • Temporal Tables
Labs
  • Using Advanced Table Designs
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe how data can be partitioned
  • Describe how data can be compressed.
  • Describe Temporal tables

Module 4: Ensuring Data Integrity through Constraints

This module describes the design and implementation of constraints.

Lessons
  • Enforcing data Integrity
  • Implementing Domain Integrity
  • Implementing Entity and Referential Integrity
Labs
  • Ensuring Data Integrity through Constraints
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe how to enforce data integrity
  • Describe how to implement domain integrity
  • Describe how to implement entity and referential integrity

Module 5: Introduction to Indexes

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
  • Core Indexing Concepts
  • Data Types and Indexes
  • Single Column and Composite Indexes
Labs
  • Implementing Indexes
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Explain the need for indexes and describe the core concepts of index design
  • Choose appropriate data types for indexes
  • Design single column and composite indexes

Module 6: Designing Optimized Index Strategies

This module includes covering indexes and the INCLUDE clause, hints, padding / fillfactor, statistics. It also execution plans and the DTE Lessons.

Lessons
  • Covering Indexes
  • Managing Indexes
  • Execution Plans
  • Using the DTE
Labs
  • Designing Optimized Index Strategies
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Choose an appropriate table structure
  • Implement clustered indexes and heaps

Module 7: Columnstore Indexes

This module introduces Columnstore indexes.

Lessons
  • Introduction to Columnstore indexes
  • Creating Columnstore indexes
  • Working Columnstore indexes
Labs
  • Using Columnstore indexes
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe suitable scenarios for Columnstore indexes
  • Create clustered and non-clustered Columnstore indexes
  • Describe considerations for updating non-clustered Columnstore indexed tables

Module 8: Designing and Implementing Views

This module describes the design and implementation of views.

Lessons
  • Introduction to views
  • Creating and managing views
  • Performance considerations for views
Labs
  • Designing and Implementing Views
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Explain the concept of views
  • Design, Create and Alter Views
  • Create Partitioned Views

Module 9: Designing and Implementing Stored Procedures

This module describes the design and implementation of stored procedures.

Lessons
  • Introduction to Stored Procedures
  • Working with Stored Procedures
  • Implementing Parameterized Stored Procedures
  • Controlling Execution Context
Labs
  • Designing and Implementing Stored Procedures
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Design, Create and Alter Stored Procedures
  • Control the Execution Context of Stored Procedures
  • Implement Stored Procedures that use Parameters

Module 10: Designing and Implementing User-Defined Functions

This module describes the design and implementation of functions, both scalar and table-valued. (Also discusses where they can lead to performance issues).

Lessons
  • Overview of Functions
  • Designing and Implementing Scalar Functions
  • Designing and Implementing Table-Valued Functions
  • Implementation Considerations for Functions
  • Alternatives to Functions
Labs
  • Designing and Implementing User-defined Functions
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Design, create and alter scalar functions
  • Design, create and alter table-valued functions
  • Describe the performance impacts of functions

Module 11: Responding to Data Manipulation via Triggers

This module describes the design and implementation of triggers.

Lessons
  • Designing DML Triggers
  • Implementing DML Triggers
  • Advanced Trigger Concepts
Labs
  • Responding to Data Manipulation via Triggers
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Design DML triggers
  • Implement DML triggers
  • Work with Nested and Recursive Triggers

Module 12: Using In-Memory Tables

This module covers the creation of in-memory tables and native stored procedures. Furthermore, advantages of in-memory tables are discussed, for example the removal of transaction blocking.

Lessons
  • In-Memory tables
  • Native Stored Procedures
Labs
  • In Memory OLTP
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Implement in-memory tables
  • Implement native stored procedures

Module 13: Implementing Managed Code in SQL Server

This module describes the implementation of and target use-cases for SQL CLR integration.

Lessons
  • Introduction to SQL CLR Integration
  • Importing and Configuring Assemblies
  • Implementing SQL CLR Integration
Labs
  • Implementing Managed Code in SQL Server
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe SQL CLR Integration
  • Detail appropriate use cases for SQL CLR Integration
  • Implement SQL CLR code

Module 14: Storing and Querying XML Data in SQL Server

This module covers the XML data type, schema collections, typed and un-typed columns and appropriate use cases for XML in SQL Server.

Lessons
  • Introduction to XML and XML Schemas
  • Storing XML Data and Schemas in SQL Server
  • Implementing the XML Data Type
  • Using the T-SQL FOR XML Statement
  • Getting Started with xQuery
Labs
  • Storing and Querying XML Data in SQL Server
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Explain the purpose and structure of XML and XML schemas
  • Describe how XML data and schemas can be stored in SQL Server
  • Implement the XML data type

Module 15: Working with SQL Server Spatial Data

This module describes spatial data and how this data can be implemented within SQL Server.

Lessons
  • Introduction to Spatial Data
  • Working with SQL Server Spatial Data Types
  • Using Spatial Data in Applications
Labs
  • Working with SQL Server Spatial Data
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe how spatial data can be stored in SQL Server
  • Use basic methods of the GEOMETRY and GEOGRAPHY data types
  • Query databases containing spatial data

Module 16: Storing and Querying Blobs and Text Documents in SQL Server

This module covers full text indexes and queries.

Lessons
  • Considerations for BLOB Data
  • Working with FileStream
  • Using Full-Text Search
Labs
  • Storing and Querying Blobs and Text Documents in SQL Server
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe the need for full-text indexing in SQL Server
  • Implement a full-text index
  • Perform basic full-text queries

Module 17: SQL Server Concurrency

This module explains how to name, declase, assign values to, and use variables. It also describes how to store data in an array. Concurrency control is a critical feature of multiuser database systems; it allows data to remain consistent when many users are modifying data at the same time. This module covers the implementation of concurrency in MS SQL Server. You will learn about how SQL Server implements concurrency controls, and the different ways you can configure and work with concurrency settings.

Lessons
  • Concurrency and Transactions
  • Locking Internals
Labs
  • SQL Server Concurrency
    • Implement Snapshot Isolation
    • Implement Partition Level Locking
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Describe concurrency and transactions in SQL Server
  • Describe SQL Server locking

Module 18: Performance and Monitoring

This module explains how to name, declare, assign value to, and use variables. It also describes how to store data in an array. This module looks at how to measure and monitor the performance of your SQL Server databases. The first two lessons look at SQL Server Extended Events, a flexible, lightweight event-handling system built inot the MS SQL Server Database engine. The lessons focus on the architectural concepts, troublshooting strategie and usage scenarios.

Lessons
  • Extended Events
  • Working with Extended Events
  • Live Query Statistics
  • Optimize Database File Configuration
  • Metrics
Labs
  • Monitoring, Tracing, and Baselinging
    • Collecting and Analyzing Data Using Extended Events
    • Implementing Baseline Methodology
After completing this module, you will be able to:
  • Understand Extended Events and how to use them
  • Work with Extended Events
  • Understand Live Query Statistics
  • Optimize the file configuration of your databases
  • Use DMVs and Performance Monitor to create baselines and gather performance metrics

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