Duration: 5 Days
Technology: SQL Server
Delivery Method: instructor-led (in-class & virtual)
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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.
Note: This course is designed for customers who are interested in learning SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014. It covers the new features in SQL Server 2014, but also the important capabilities across the SQL Server data platform.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
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.
Module 1: Introduction to Database Development
This module introduces database development and the key tasks that a database developer would typically perform.
Lab: Introduction to Database Development
After completing this module, you will be able to:
Module 2: Designing and Implementing TablesThis module explains how to design, create, and alter tables. Also it focusses on working with schemas.
Lab: Designing and Implementing Tables
Module 3: Ensuring Data Integrity through ConstraintsThis 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.
Lab: Ensuring Data Integrity through Constraints
Module 4: Introduction to IndexingThis 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.
Lab: Creating Indexes
Module 5: Advanced IndexingThis 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.
Lab: Planning for SQL Server 2014 Indexing
Module 6: Columnstore IndexesThis module explains columnstore indexes, introduces clustered and nonclustered columnstore indexes, and discusses considerations for using columnstore indexes.
Lab: Using In-Memory Database Capabilities
Module 7: Designing and Implementing ViewsThis module introduces Views, and explains how to create and manage Views. Also it focusses on the performance consideration for Views.
Lab: Designing and Implementing Views
Module 8: Designing and Implementing Stored ProceduresThis module describes the potential advantages of the use of stored procedures along with guidelines on creating them.
Lab: Designing and Implementing Stored Procedures
Module 9: Designing and Implementing User-Defined FunctionsThis 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.
Lab: Designing and Implementing User-Defined Functions
Module 10: Responding to Data Manipulation via TriggersThis 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.
Lab: Responding to Data Manipulation via Triggers
Module 11: Using In-Memory TablesThis module covers the creation of in-memory tables and native stored procedures and discusses the advantages and disadvantages of using in-memory tables.
Module 12: Implementing Managed Code in SQL ServerThis module explains how to use CLR integrated code to create user-defined database objects that are managed by the .NET Framework.
Lab: Implementing Managed Code in SQL Server
Module 13: Storing and Querying XML Data in SQL ServerThis 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.
Lab: Storing and Querying XML Data in SQL Server
Module 14: Working with SQL Server Spatial DataThis module introduces Spatial Data, and explains how to work with SQL Server Spatial Data Types.
Lab: Working with SQL Server Spatial Data
This course requires that you meet the following prerequisites: