Providing Technology Training and Mentoring For Modern Technology Adoption
This five-day instructor-led course is intended for Microsoft SQL Server database developers who are responsible for implementing a database on SQL Server 2008 R2. In this course, students learn the skills and best practices on how to use SQL Server 2008 R2 product features and tools related to implementing a database server.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Before attending this course, students must have:
This course is intended for IT Professionals who want to become skilled on SQL Server 2008 R2 product features and technologies for implementing a database. To be successful in this course, the student should have knowledge of basic relational database concepts and writing T-SQL queries.
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 and its Toolset
After completing this module, students will be able to:
This module describes the data types supported by SQL Server and how to work with them.
Lab : Working with Data Types
This module describes the design and implementation of tables.
Lab : Designing and Implementing Tables
This module describes the design and implementation of views.
Lab : Designing and Implementing Views
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.
Lab : Planning for SQL Server Indexing
This module covers clustered indexes and heaps.
Lab : Implementing Table Structures in SQL Server
This module introduces the concept of reading execution plans.
Lab : Reading SQL Server Execution Plans
This module explains nonclustered indexes, covering indexes and included columns.
Lab : Improving Performance through Nonclustered Indexes
This module describes the design and implementation of stored procedures.
Lab : Designing and Implementing Stored Procedures
This module covers table types, table valued parameters and the MERGE statement as used in stored procedures.
Lab : Merging Data and Passing Tables
This module covers transactions, isolation levels, and designing for concurrency.
Lab : Creating Highly Concurrent SQL Server Applications
This module describes structured exception handling and gives solid examples of its use within the design of stored procedures.
Lab : Handling Errors in T-SQL Code
This module describes the design and implementation of functions, both scalar and table-valued.
Lab : Designing and Implementing User-Defined Functions
This module describes the design and implementation of constraints.
Lab : Ensuring Data Integrity through Constraints
This module describes the design and implementation of triggers.
Lab : Responding to Data Manipulation via Triggers
This module describes the implementation of and target use-cases for SQL CLR integration.
Lab : Implementing Managed Code in SQL Server
This module covers the XML data type, schema collections, typed and untyped columns and appropriate use cases for XML in SQL Server.
Lab : Storing XML Data in SQL Server
This module covers the basics of FOR XML and XPath Queries.
Lab : Querying XML Data in SQL Server
This module describes spatial data and how this data can be implemented within SQL Server.
Lab : Working with SQL Server Spatial Data
This module covers full text indexes and queries.
Lab : Working with Full-Text Indexes and Queries