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(4393) Introduction to SQL Databases (M10985)

Code: 4393 v08-05-21
Tuition (USD): $2295
Length: 3Days

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Live Virtual, US 02/22/2022
Live Virtual, US 03/21/2022

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Skills Gained:
Key database concepts in the context of SQL Server 2016 Database languages used in SQL Server 2016 Data modeling techniques Normalization and denormalization techniques Relationship types and effects in database design Effects of database design on performance Commonly used database objects
Who Should Attend?
This is a foundation-level course and therefore only requires general computer literacy. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? The primary audience for this course is people who are moving into a database role, or whose role has expanded to include database technologies.
  • This is a foundation-level course and therefore only requires general computer literacy.
What You Will Learn:
  • 1. Introduction to Databases
  • Relational databases
  • Other types of databases
  • Data analysis
  • Database languages in SQL Server
  • 2. Data Modeling
  • Data modeling
  • ANSI/SPARC database model
  • Entity relationship modeling
  • 3. Normalization
  • Fundamentals of Normalization
  • Normal from
  • Denormalization
  • 4. Relationships
  • Introduction to relationships
  • Planning referential integrity
  • 5. Performance
  • Indexing
  • Query performance
  • Concurrency
  • 6. Database Objects
  • Tables
  • Views
  • Stored procedures, triggers and functions
Course Info:
This course is aimed at people looking to move into a database professional role or whose job role is expanding to encompass database elements. The course describes fundamental database concepts including database types, database languages, and database designs.

Follow-On Courses:
These are the next best courses to take:

Querying Data with Transact-SQL (20761)
Provisioning SQL Databases (M20765)

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Learn fundamental database concepts for Microsoft SQL Server 2016.