Providing Technology Training and Mentoring For Modern Technology Adoption
This five-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to maintain a Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 database. The course focuses on teaching individuals how to use SQL Server 2008 R2 product features and tools related to maintaining a database.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Optional topics include:
Before attending this course, students must have:
The primary audience for this course is individuals who administer and maintain SQL Server databases. This course can also be helpful for individuals who develop applications that deliver content from SQL Server databases.
This module introduces you to the entire SQL Server platform and its major tools. This module also covers editions, versions, basics of network listeners, and concepts of services and service accounts.
Lab : Introduction to SQL Server 2008 R2 and its Toolset
This module covers planning for an installation related to SQL Server I/O requirements, 32 bit vs 64 bit, memory configuration options and I/O subsystem pre-installation checks using SQLIOSim and SQLIO.
Lab : Preparing Systems for SQL Server 2008 R2
This module details installing and configuring SQL Server 2008 R2.
Lab : Installing and Configuring SQL Server 2008 R2
This module describes the system databases, the physical structure of databases and the most common configuration options related to them.
Lab : Working with Databases
This module describes the concept of the transaction log and SQL Server recovery models. It introduces the different backup strategies available with SQL Server 2008 R2.
Lab : Understanding SQL Server 2008 R2 Recovery Models
This module describes SQL Server 2008 R2 Backup and the backup types.
Lab : Backup of SQL Server 2008 R2 Databases
This module describes the restoration of databases.
Lab : Restoring SQL Server 2008 R2 Databases
This module covers the use of the import/export wizards and explains how they relate to SSIS. Also introduces BCP.
Lab : Importing and Exporting Data
This module covers SQL Server 2008 R2 security models, logins and users.
Lab : Authenticating and Authorizing Users
This module covers fixed server roles, fixed database roles and user-defined database roles.
Lab : Assigning Server and Database Roles
This module covers permissions and the assignment of permissions.
Lab : Authorizing Users to Access Resources
This module covers SQL Server Audit.
Lab : Auditing SQL Server Environments
This module covers SQL Server Agent, jobs and job history.
Lab : Automating SQL Server 2008 R2 Management
This module covers SQL Server agent security, proxy accounts and credentials.
Lab : Configuring Security for SQL Server Agent
This module covers the configuration of database mail, alerts and notifications.
Lab : Monitoring SQL Agent Jobs with Alerts and Notifications
This module covers database maintenance plans.
Lab : Ongoing Database Maintenance
This module covers SQL Profiler and SQL Trace stored procedures.
Lab : Tracing Access to SQL Server 2008 R2
This module introduces DMVs and the configuration of data collection.
Lab : Monitoring SQL Server 2008 R2
This module covers Central Management Servers and Multi-Server queries, Virtualization of SQL Server and Data-Tier Applications.
Lab : Managing Multiple Servers
This module covers common issues that require troubleshooting and gives guidance on where to start looking for solutions.
Lab : Troubleshooting Common Issues