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(6556) Developing Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases (M20464)
Code: 6556 v10/27/2018
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Tuition (USD): $3095
Length: 5 Days
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Skills Gained:
SQL Server platform tools including editions, versions, basics of network listeners, and concepts of services and service accounts Appropriate data types used when designing tables, convert data between data types, and create alias data types Design practices regarding SQL Server tables and create tables using T-SQL (partitioned tables not covered in this course) Implement PRIMARY KEY, FOREIGN KEY, DEFAULT, CHECK, and UNIQUE constraints Investigate cascading FOREIGN KEY constraints Appropriate single column and composite index strategies Create tables as heaps, tables with clustered indexes, and appropriate structure for table designs Common elements from execution plans Design effective non-clustered indexes Design and implement views and stored procedures Work with table types and table-valued parameters Use MERGE to create stored procedures that update data warehouses Design and implement scalar and table-valued functions Investigate deadlock situation and how transaction isolation levels affect application concurrency T-SQL error handling code and structured exception handling Design and implement data manipulation language (DML) triggers SQL CLR integration and implement existing .NET assembly within SQL Server Store Extensible Markup Language (XML) data and schemas in SQL Server Basic queries on XML data in SQL Server GEOGRAPHY and GEOMETRY data types Implement and query a full-text index
Who Should Attend?
IT professionals who want to become skilled on SQL Server 2014 product features and technologies for implementing a database Developers from other product platforms or previous versions of SQL Server who want to become skilled in implementing a SQL Server 2014 database
  • Knowledge of writing T-SQL queries
  • Knowledge of basic relational database concepts
  • Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2014 (M20461)
What You Will Learn:
  • 1. Database Development Introduction
  • SQL Server Platform
  • SQL Server Tools
  • Configure SQL Server Services
  • 2. Design and Implement Tables
  • Design Tables
  • Work with Schemas
  • Create and Alter Tables
  • Partition and Compress Data
  • 3. Ensure Data Integrity through Constraints
  • Data Integrity Enforcement
  • Implement Domain Integrity
  • Implement Entity and Referential Integrity
  • 4. Introduction to Indexing
  • Core Indexing Concepts
  • Single Column and Composite Indexes
  • SQL Server Table Structures and Clustered Indexes
  • 5. Design Optimized Index Strategies
  • Execution Plan Concepts and Elements
  • INCLUDE Clause, Padding, Hints, and Statistics
  • Design Effective Non-Clustered Indexes
  • Performance Monitoring and the Database Engine Tuning Advisor
  • 6. Columnstore Indexes
  • Clustered and Non-Clustered Columnstore Indexes
  • 7. Design and Implement Views
  • Views
  • Creating and Managing Views
  • Performance Considerations for Views
  • 8. Design and Implement Stored Procedures
  • Stored Procedures
  • Implement Parameterized Stored Procedures
  • Control the Execution Context
  • 9. Design and Implement User-Defined Functions
  • Functions
  • Design and Implement Scalar Functions and Table-Valued Functions
  • Considerations for Implementing Functions
  • Alternatives to Functions
  • 10. Respond to Data Manipulation via Triggers
  • Design and Implement DML Triggers
  • Advanced Trigger Concepts
  • 11. In-Memory Tables
  • Memory-Optimized Tables
  • Native Stored Procedures
  • 12. Implement Managed Code in SQL Server 2014
  • SQL CLR Integration and Implementation
  • Import and Configure Assemblies
  • Implement Objects created within .NET Assemblies
  • 13. Store and Query XML Data in SQL Server
  • XML and XML Schemas
  • Store XML Data and Schemas in SQL Server
  • Implement the XML Data Type within SQL Server
  • Use the T-SQL for XML Statement
  • XQuery Language
  • Shred XML to a Relational Form
  • 14. SQL Server 2014 Spatial Data
  • Spatial Data Introduction
  • SQL Server Spatial Data Types
  • Spatial Data in Applications
  • LABS
  • Lab 1: Database Development Introduction
  • SQL Server Management Studio
  • Lab 2: Design and Implement Tables
  • Table Designs
  • Create a Schema and a Table
  • Lab 3: Ensure Data Integrity through Constraints
  • Design and Test the Constraints
  • Lab 4: Create Indexes
  • Tables with Clustered Indexes
  • Performance Improvement through Non-clustered Indexes
  • Lab 5: Plan for SQL Server 2014 Indexing
  • Index Statistics
  • Create Covering Indexes
  • Lab 6: In-Memory Database Capabilities
  • Columnstore Indexes
  • Lab 7: Design and Implement Views
  • WebStock, Contacts, and Available Models Views
  • Lab 8: Design and Implement Stored Procedures
  • Create Stored and Parameterized Stored Procedures
  • Alter the Execution Context of Stored Procedures
  • Lab 9: Design and Implement User-Defined Functions
  • Format Phone Numbers and Modify Existing Function
  • Function-Related Performance Issue Resolutions
  • Lab 10: Respond to Data Manipulation via Triggers
  • Lab 11: In-Memory Database Capabilities
  • Memory Optimized Tables
  • Natively Compiled Stored Procedures
  • Lab 12: Implement Managed Code in SQL Server
  • CLR Code
  • Implement CLR Assembly
  • Implement a CLR User-Defined Aggregate and CLR User-Defined Data Type
  • Lab 13: Store and Query XML Data in SQL Server
  • XML Data Storage in Variables
  • Information Retrieval about XML Schema Collections
  • Query SQL Server Data as XML
  • Write a Stored Procedure Returning XML
  • Lab 14: SQL Server Spatial Data
  • Query the Geometry Data Type
  • Add Spatial Data to an Existing Table
Course Info:
In this course, you will be introduced to SQL Server, logical table design, indexing, query plans, and data and domain integrity. You will focus on creating database objects, including views, stored procedures, parameters, and functions. You will also learn procedure coding, such as indexes, concurrency, error handling, triggers, and SQL Common Language Runtime (CLR).

This course incorporates material from the Official Microsoft Learning Product 20464: Developing Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases. It covers the skills and knowledge measured by Exam 70-464 and along with on-the-job experience, helps you prepare for the exam.

MCSE: Data Management and Analytics

Follow-On Courses:
Implementing a Data Warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2014 (M20463)
Designing a Data Solution with Microsoft SQL Server 2014 (M20465)
Implementing Data Models and Reports with Microsoft SQL Server 2014 (M20466)

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