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(6547) Updating Your SQL Server 2008 Skills to MS SQL Server 2014
Code: 6547 v12/8/2018
Type: null
Tuition (USD): $2995
Length: 5 Days
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Live Virtual, US 06/10/2019
Live Virtual, US 09/09/2019

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Skills Gained:
1) Key features and capabilities of SQL Server 2014 2) New and enhanced features to develop database in SQL Server 2014 3) In-memory database capabilities in SQL Server 2014 4) Manage SQL Server 2014 by using dynamic management views and PowerShell 5) Implement security in SQL Server 2014 6) Implement high availability and data recovery techniques in SQL Server 2014 7) SQL Server 2014 Integration Services, Data Quality Services, and Master Data Services 8) Manage SQL Server 2012 agent and jobs 9) Implement a tabular data model in SQL Server 2014 Analysis Services 10) Implement a Self-Service BI solution with Microsoft Excel 2013 11) Key elements of cloud solutions for data 12) Implement a database in Microsoft Azure SQL Databases 13) Implement a SQL Server database in a Microsoft Azure virtual machine 14) Implement a Big Data solution with Microsoft Azure HDInsight and the Microsoft Azure Marketplace
Who Should Attend?
Database and business intelligence (BI) professionals who are familiar with SQL Server 2008 and want to update their skills to SQL Server 2014
Prerequisites:
  • None
What You Will Learn:
  • Classroom Live Outline
  • 1. Introduction to SQL Server 2014
  • Overview of SQL Server 2014
  • SQL Server 2014 Editions and Components
  • Installing SQL Server 2014
  • Enhancements to SQL Server Management Studio
  • 2. What's New in SQL Server Database Development
  • Transact-SQL Enhancements and Functions
  • Enhancements to Spatial Data Support
  • Storing and Querying Documents with SQL Server 2014
  • 3. In-Memory Database Capabilities
  • The Buffer Pool Extension
  • Columnstore Indexes and Memory-Optimized Tables
  • 4. Scripting SQL Server 2014
  • Dynamic Management Views
  • Manage SQL Server using PowerShell
  • 5. Implementing Security in Microsoft SQL Server 2014
  • Security Management Enhancements
  • Contained Databases
  • 6. High Availability and Data Recovery Enhancements
  • AlwaysOn High Availability
  • Enhancements to Data Recovery
  • 7. New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server Integration Services
  • Use CDC Control Task for Incremental Data Loads
  • Deploy and Operate SSIS Packages
  • 8. Data Quality Services
  • Introduction to Data Quality
  • Use Data Quality Services to Cleanse and Match Data
  • 9. Master Data Services
  • Introduction to Master Data Services
  • Implement a Master Data Services Model
  • Use the Master Data Services Add-in for Excel
  • 10. SQL Server 2014 Reporting Services
  • Reporting Services Overview
  • Reporting Services and Microsoft SharePoint Server
  • Introduction to Data Alerts
  • 11. Implementing an Analysis Services Tabular Data Model
  • Introduction to Analysis Services Tabular Data Model Projects
  • Creating a Tabular Model
  • Use an Analysis Services Tabular Data Model in the Enterprise
  • 12. Self-Service Business Intelligence (BI) with Microsoft Excel
  • PowerPivot for Excel and SharePoint Server
  • Power Query, Power View, and Power Map
  • Power BI for Office 365
  • 13. Introduction to Cloud Data Solutions
  • Overview of Cloud Computing
  • Microsoft Azure Services for Data
  • 14. Microsoft Azure SQL Database
  • Introduction to Microsoft Azure SQL Database
  • Microsoft Azure SQL Database Security
  • Implementing and Managing Databases
  • 15. SQL Server in Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines
  • Introduction to Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines
  • Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine Connectivity and Security
  • Creating Databases in a Microsoft Azure Virtual Machine
  • 16. Implementing Big Data Solutions
  • Introduction to Big Data
  • Microsoft Azure HDInsight
  • Consuming HDInsight Results in Excel
  • Obtaining Data from the Microsoft Azure Marketplace
  • Classroom Live Labs
  • Lab 1: Exploring SQL Server 2014
  • Reviewing Installed Components
  • Use SQL Server Management Studio
  • Lab 2: Develop SQL Server 2014 Databases
  • Use Sequence Objects
  • Use the THROW statement
  • Implement Paging and Query Documents
  • Lab 3: Use In-Memory Database Capabilities
  • Enable the Buffer Pool Extension
  • Create Columnstore Indexes and work with Memory-Optimized Tables
  • Lab 4: Manage SQL Server with Scripts
  • Use Dynamic Management Views and PowerShell
  • Lab 5: Implement Security
  • Implement User-Defined Server Roles and implement Contained Databases
  • Lab 6: Use AlwaysOn Availability Groups
  • Create and use an AlwaysOn Availability Group
  • Observe Availability Group Failover Behavior
  • Lab 7: Use SQL Server Integration Services
  • Extract Modified Data
  • Deploy and Operate an SSIS Project
  • Lab 8A: Cleansing Data
  • Create a DQS Knowledge Base
  • Use a DQS Project to Cleanse Data
  • Use DQS in an SSIS Package
  • Lab 8B: Deduplicating Data
  • Create a Matching Policy and use DQS Project to Match Data
  • Lab 9: Implement Master Data Services
  • Create a Basic Model
  • Edit a Model by Using the Master Data Services Add-in for Excel
  • Load Data into a Model, Enforce Business Rules, and Consume Master Data Services Data
  • Lab 10: Using SQL Server 2014 Reporting Services
  • View SharePoint Mode Configuration
  • Authoring, Publishing, and Viewing a Report
  • Create and Manage Data Alerts
  • Lab 11: Work with Analysis Services Tabular Data Model
  • Create an Analysis Services Tabular Data Model Project
  • Configure Columns and Relationships
  • Use Custom DAX Expressions
  • Deploy an Analysis Services Tabular Data Model
  • Lab 12: Self-Service BI with Excel
  • Create a Data Model with PowerPivot
  • Import Data with Power Query and Visualize Data with Power View
  • Visualize Geographic Data with Power Map
  • Lab 13: Use Microsoft Azure
  • Create a Microsoft Azure Storage Account
  • Back Up a Database to Microsoft Azure
  • Storing Data Files in Microsoft Azure
  • View More
Course Info:
In this course, you will learn how to use SQL Server 2014 product features and other Microsoft data platform components that have been added since the release of SQL Server 2008.

This course incorporates materials from the Official Microsoft Learning Product 10977.

Follow-On Courses:
None

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Our Virtual Classroom Live online training format combines premium skills development technologies and our industry-leading instructors, content, exercises and peer collaboration to ensure that you get the highest quality professional development experience possible. Gain the skills and expertise that matter from the convenience of your home, work or wherever you have an Internet connection.

Engage with your instructor and fellow students via a learning platform and course material designed to ensure a stimulating and productive skills development experience.

Choose from sessions across a variety of time zones for training options that suit your schedule. Save time, money and effort without sacrificing learning quality by accessing our expert-led online training from the convenience of your home, office or anywhere with an Internet connection.

Attend from your PC, Mac or any iOS/Android tablet or smartphone. Connect with the class through your device audio or via toll-free phone number†, depending on available technologies and your interaction preferences.
Update your SQL Server 2008 knowledge to SQL Server 2014 products and data platform components.