Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2017

Session Detail:    Classroom 2 Day

This two-day instructor-led course is aimed at people looking to update their skills to include SQL Server 2017.

Prerequisites

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

  • Experience of building and managing database, data warehouse, and business intelligence (BI) solutions with SQL Server 2016.
  • Familiarity with the Windows Server 2016 operating system and networking.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office 2016.
  • Experience in building and managing database, data warehouse, and business intelligence (BI) solutions with SQL Server 2016.
  • Familiarity with the Windows Server 2016 operating system and networking.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office 2016.

Who Can Benefit

The primary audience for this course is existing database professionals with experience of SQL Server 2016 who want to update their skills to SQL Server 2017.

The secondary audience is existing SQL Server 2016 MCSAs who want to prepare for the Upgrade exam for SQL Server 2017 certification.

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Introduction to SQL Server 2017

  • Lesson 1: Overview of SQL Server 2017
  • Lesson 2: Functionality across versions

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the edition scale limits
  • Explain the consistent functionality across versions

Module 2: What’s new in SQL Server Performance, Scalability, and Availability

  • Lesson 1: Adaptive query processing
  • Lesson 2: Automatic tuning
  • Lesson 3: Availability Scalability

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe adaptive query processing
  • Describe automatic plan correction
  • Describe availability group architectures
  • Describe always-on availability groups for Linux
  • Describe load-balancing of readable secondary replicas
  • Describe petabyte-scale data warehousing

Module 3: What’s New in SQL Server Data Access

  • Lesson 1: SQL Graph

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe SQL Graph

Module 4: What’s new in SQL Server Reporting and BI

  • Lesson 1: Power BI Report Server
  • Lesson 2: Reporting Services update

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain what Power BI report server is
  • Use the Power BI report server
  • Create a Power BI report for Power BI report server

Module 5: New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server Analysis Services

  • Lesson 1: Tabular model updates

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the new features of tabular data models

Module 6: New and Enhanced data Analytics Features

  • Lesson 1: New and enhanced data analytics features

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the new and enhanced data analytics features

Module 7: What’s new in SQL Server in the Cloud

  • Lesson 1: Azure SQL database features
  • Lesson 2: Managed Instances

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Explain the different features available in Azure SQL database and SQL Server 2017
  • Describe Azure managed instances

Module 8: SQL Server on Linux

  • Lesson 1: SQL Server on Linux
  • Lesson 2: Deploying SQL Server on Linux

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the features of SQL Server on Linux
  • Describe SQL Server on Linux deployment
  • Deploy SQL Server in a Docker container

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Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2017

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$1,090.00

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