Package Includes:
  • 15 Sessions featuring live instructor-led classroom sessions with full audio, video and demonstration components
  • Printable courseware
  • Exclusive LearningZone Live Mentor (Value at $195)
    Help Whenever you need it! Exclusive LearningZone - Chat Live with our Certified Instructors anytime around the clock (7x24)
  • Focused on practical solutions to real-world development problems
  • Microsoft Authorized MeasureUp Exam Simulation
  • Proven technique- Actual Exam Secrets Review
  • Certification Exam Pass Guarantee
  • Free 1 Year Upgrade Policy
OURexpertText
Linda Harris

Linda Harris is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, Database Administrator and a System and Application Developer.  Linda has over 10 years experience as a Database Administrator and programmer.  She has mastered and taught several courses utilizing Microsoft's SQL Server tools and technologies.  In addition to her specialty in teaching all aspects of Database Programming, she has also taught a number of Microsoft Windows BackOffice courses.

 

Course Features:
Course Outline TXT
Module 1
SQL Server & Database Concept
1.1 Introduction to SQL Server
1.2 SQL Server Services
1.3 Databases, Objects, & Systems Tables
1.4 Metadata retrieval
1.5 SQL Server Security
1.6 4 Stages of Implementing a SQL Server Database
1.7 Database Normalization
Module 2
Programming SQL Server
1.1 Layers
1.2 Data Access
1.3 Programming Tools
1.4 Transact- SQL
1.5 Statements
1.6 3 Language Statements
1.7 Batch Directives
1.8 Identifiers
1.9 Color Codes
1.10 Query Analyzer Demo
1.11 Additional Language Elements
1.12 Aggregate & Scalar Functions
1.13 Different Types of Statements
1.14 Executing Transact-SQL Statements
1.15 SQL Syntax Review
Module 3
Databases and Database Files
1.1 Defining Databases
1.2 Creating a Database
1.3 How the Transaction Log Works
1.4 Setting Database Options
1.5 Creating Filegroups
1.6 Recommendations
1.7 Review
Module 4
Creating Data Types & Tables
2.1 Data Types
2.2 Create & Drop a Table
2.3 User Defined Data Types
2.4 Data Type Guidelines
2.5 Generating Column Values
2.6 The Identity Property
2.7 Automatically Generating Scripts
2.8 Review
Module 5
Implementing Data Integrity
3.1 Data Integrity & Constraints
3.2 Adding a Default Constraint
3.3 CHECK Constraints
3.4 Adding a CHECK Constraint
3.5 Primary Key, Unique & Foreign Constraint
3.6 Review
Module 6
Indexing Overview
1.1 Storing & Retrieving Data
1.2 Storing Heaps
1.3 B-tree Structures
1.4 Clustered Indexes
1.5 Non-Clustered Indexes
1.6 Querying the Sysindexes Table
1.7 Page Splits, Design & Performance
1.8 Indexing Guidelines
1.9 Performance Considerations
1.10 Review
Module 7
Creating and Maintaining Indexes
2.1 Creating Indexes
2.2 Computed Columns
2.3 Viewing a List of Indexes
2.4 Indexing Options
2.5 Statistic Binary Column
2.6 Creating, Updating & Viewing Statistics
2.7 DBCC Command
2.8 The Turning Wizard & Performance Considerations
2.9 Review
Module 8
Implementing Views
3.1 Introduction to Views
3.2 Creating Views
3.3 Using Indexed Views
3.4 Review
Module 9
Transact-SQL Stored Procedure
1.1 Defining Stored Procedures
1.2 Looking at a Stored Procedure
1.3 Using Parameters
1.4 Creating & Calling a Stored Procedure
1.5 Recompiling Stored Procedures
1.6 Executing an Extended Stored Procedure
1.7 Handling Error Messages
1.8 Review
Module 10
User-defined Functions
2.1 What is a User Defined Function
2.2 Creating a User Defined Function
2.3 Examples of User Defined Functions
2.4 Review
Module 11
Implementing Triggers
3.1 Using & Creating Triggers
3.2 Different types of Triggers
3.3 Creating a Delete Trigger
3.4 Enforcing Data Integrity & Business Rules
3.5 Review
Module 12
Programming Multiple Servers
4.1 Interlocution to Distributed Queries
4.2 Setting Up a Linked Server
4.3 Working with Linked Servers
4.4 Review
Module 13
Optimizing Query Performance
1.1 Introduction to the Query Optimizer
1.2 Viewing STATISTICS Statements Output
1.3 STATISTICS & Show plan Options
1.4 The Graphical Execution Plan
1.5 Comer Queries
1.6 Creating Indexes That Cover a Query
1.7 Creating Indexes That Cover a Query
1.8 Review
1.9 Monitoring Functionality
1.10 SQL Profiler
1.11 Execution Plan
Module 14

Analyzing Queries
2.1 Different Types of Queries & Joins
2.2 Review
Module 15
Managing Transactions & Locks
3.1 Introduction to Transactions & Locks
3.2 Examples of Transactions
3.3 Locks
3.4 Basic Trips
3.5 Review