Technology: SQL Server
Software Assurance Value:
This five-day instructor-led course provides students who administer and maintain SQL Server databases with the knowledge and skills to administer a SQL server database infrastructure. Additional it will be of use to individuals who develop applications that deliver content from SQL Server databases.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
The primary audience for this course is individuals who administer and maintain SQL Server databases. These individuals perform database administration and maintenance as their primary area of responsibility, or work in environments where databases play a key role in their primary job.
Module 1: Authenticating and Authorizing Users
This module covers SQL Server security models, logins, and users.
Lab: Authenticating Users
After completing this module, you will be able to:
Module 2: Assigning Server and Database Roles
This module covers fixed server roles, user-defined server roles, fixed database roles, and user-defined database roles.
Lab: Assigning server and database roles
Module 3: Authorizing Users to Access Resources
This module covers permissions and the assignment of permissions.
Lab: Authorizing users to access resources
Module 4: Protecting Data with Encryption and Auditing
This module covers SQL Server Audit.
LessonsOptions for auditing data access in SQL Server
Lab: Using Auditing and Encryption
Module 5: SQL Server Recovery Models
This module describes the concept of the transaction log and SQL Server recovery models. It also introduces the different backup strategies available with SQL Server.
Lab: Understanding SQL Server recovery models
Module 6: Backup of SQL Server Databases
This module describes SQL Server Backup and the backup types
Lab: Backing up SQL Server databases
Module 7: Restoring SQL Server Databases
This module describes the restoration of databases.
Lab: Restoring SQL Server User Databases
Module 8: Automating SQL Server Management
This module describes how to use SQL Server Agent for automation. It also explains the benefits of using master and target servers to centralize the administration of automation.
Lab: Automating SQL Server Management
Module 9: Configuring Security for SQL Server Agent
This module describes the considerations for SQL Server Agent security, including proxy accounts and credentials.
Lab: Configuring Security for SQL Server Agent
Module 10: Monitoring SQL Server with Alerts and Notifications
This module covers the configuration of database mail, alerts and notifications.
Lab: Monitoring SQL Server with Alerts and Notifications
Module 11: Introduction to Managing SQL Server by using PowerShell
This module introduces PowerShell for SQL Server.
Lab: Administering SQL Server using PowerShell
Module 12: Tracing Access to SQL Server
This module describes how to use SQL Profiler and SQL Trace stored procedures to capture information about SQL Server. The module also describes how to use Distributed Replay to capture trace information from multiple servers, and how to monitor locking.
Lab: Tracing Access to SQL Server
Module 13: Monitoring SQL Server
This module explains how to use Distributed Management Views to monitor SQL Server. It also describes configuration of data collection and the SQL Server Utility.
Lab: Monitoring SQL Server
Module 14: Troubleshooting SQL Server
This module explains the SQL Server troubleshooting methodology and discusses the most common issues that can arise when working with SQL Server systems.
Lab: Troubleshooting Common Issues
Module 15: Importing and Exporting Data
This module covers the use of the import/export wizards and explains how they relate to SSIS. The module also introduces BCP and BULK INSERT.
Lab: Importing and Exporting Data
In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge: