AppDev – Microsoft SQL Server 2008 for Developers

AppDev – Microsoft SQL Server 2008 for Developers | 2.36 GB

In this course, you’ll see an overview tour of SQL Server 2008 including its editions, components, and tools. Then you will learn about the steps to install, and/or upgrade to SQL Server 2008 and configuring the server. You will see how the principals of database design are used in creating of databases and then how to apply server tables to them. The course continues with SQL Server Management Studio and how to build effective views, stored procedures, triggers, and user-defined functions using Transact-SQL. Learn how to make your databases more scalable through partitioning and how to use .NET languages like Visual C# and Visual Basic to build database objects.

SQL Server 2008 includes a rich set of tools that go beyond the basics of querying and manipulating data. You will learn how to take advantage of the user-friendly management console that integrates both authoring and administrative tasks. You will learn how to take advantage of SQL Server’s tools for analyzing and tuning your databases. You’ll also learn about integration servers, implementing security, and Microsoft’s new Business Intelligence (BI) suite.

In this course, you will learn how to…
* Install or upgrade from an earlier version of SQL Server.
* Configure SQL 2008 Server to meet your needs.
* Apply relational database design principles.
* Create a SQL Server database and tables.
* Understand T-SQL, the SELECT statement and the WHERE Clause.
* Use SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS).
* Implement security with authentication, authorization and encryption.
* Understand the differences between views, stored procedures, triggers, and user-defined functions.
* Explore the various types of user-defined functions and how they support reusable database code.
* Learn why using .NET code, using either C# or Visual Basic, in the database overcomes many Transact-SQL limitations, and how SQL Server protects itself from misbehaving code.
* Understand the complex data types in SQL Server, such as for spatial and hierarchical data, and how they support complex data operations.
* How to partition data to store data in ways that improves the efficiency of queries.
* Understand Business Intelligence to add reporting and analysis capabilities to your databases and applications.

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