Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2016

Session Detail:    Classroom, Virtual 3 Day

This three-day instructor-led course provides students moving from earlier releases of SQL Server with an introduction to the new features in SQL Server 2016.

Prerequisites

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Experience in building and managing database, data warehouse, and business intelligence (BI) solutions with SQL Server 2014.
  • Familiarity with the Windows Server 2012 R2 operating system and networking.

Who Can Benefit

The primary audience for this course are existingdatabase professionals with experience of SQL Server 2014 who want to updatetheir skills to SQL Server 2016. Additionally this course is for existing SQLServer 2014 MCSAs who want to prepare for the Upgrade exam for SQL Server 2016certification.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Introduction to SQL Server 2016

  • Lesson 1: Overview of SQL Server 2016
  • Lesson 2: SQL Server 2016 Editions and Components
  • Lesson 3: Installing SQL Server 2016
  • Lesson 4: SQL Server Management Studio Enhancements

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the key elements of SQL Server 2016
  • Describe the components and editions of SQL Server 2016
  • Install SQL Server 2016
  • Describe the enhancement to SQL Server Management Studio

Module 2: What’s New in SQL Server Performance

  • Lesson 1: Operational Analytics
  • Lesson 2: In-memory OLTP Enhancements
  • Lesson 3: Query Store
  • Lesson 4: Live Query Statistics
  • Lesson 5: Native JSON
  • Lesson 6: Temporal Tables

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the use of Columnstore indexes for operational analytics
  • Describe the enhancements to in-memory OLTP
  • Use the query datastore
  • Use Native JSON
  • Describe and use temporal tables

Module 3: What’s New in SQL Server Security?

  • Lesson 1: Using Always Encrypted
  • Lesson 2: Row-level Security
  • Lesson 3: Dynamic Data Masking

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Implement a logical design for a data warehouse
  • Implement a physical design for a data warehouse

Module 4: What’s New in SQL Server Availability and Scalability?

  • Lesson 1: Enhanced AlwaysOn Availability Groups
  • Lesson 2: What’s New with tempdb?
  • Lesson 3: Use Windows Server 2016 with SQL Server 2016
  • Lesson 4: PowerShell 5.0

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the enhancements to AlwaysOn availability groups
  • Describe what’s new in database caching
  • Use WindowsServer 2016 with SQL Server 2016

Module 5: What’s New in SQL Server Reporting and BI

  • Lesson 1: Reporting Services Enhancements
  • Lesson 2: PowerBI Enhancements
  • Lesson 3: Mobile Report Publisher

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe the enhancements to reporting services
  • Describe the enhancements to PowerBI

Module 6: What’s New in SQL Server Data Access?

  • Lesson 1: PolyBase
  • Lesson 2: What’s new in Integration Services
  • Lesson 3: Working with SSIS and Azure

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe and install PolyBase
  • Describe enhancements to SSIS

Module 7: New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server OLAP

  • Lesson 1: New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server OLAP
  • Lesson 2: What’s New in SQL Server Analysis Services

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe new and enhanced features in SQL Server OLAP
  • Describe new and enhanced features in SQL Server analysis services

Module 8: What’s New for SQL Server in the Cloud?

  • Lesson 1: Stretch Database
  • Lesson 2: Enhanced Backups to Azure
  • Lesson 3: Introduction to SQL Server 2016 Hybrid Cloud
  • Lesson 4: What’s New in SQL Server Azure Database

After completing this module, you will be able to:

  • Describe stretch databases and why you would use them
  • Understand the enhanced backup options
  • Be aware of SQL Server hybrid cloud
  • Describe what’s new in SQL Server Azure database

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Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2016

3 Day
Classroom, Virtual

$2,295.00

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