20762 MOD Developing SQL Databases

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to develop a Microsoft SQL Server 2016 database. The course focuses on teaching individuals how to use SQL Server 2016 product features and tools related to developing a database.


Language: English

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The primary audience for this course is IT Professionals who want to become skilled on SQL Server 2016 product features and technologies for implementing a database.
The secondary audiences for this course are individuals who are developers from other product platforms looking to become skilled in the implementation of a SQL Server 2016 database.



Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
Working knowledge of Transact-SQL.
Working knowledge of relational databases.


Material: This course is delivered as MOC on Demand.


Module 1: Introduction to Database Development
  • Introduction to the SQL Server Platform
  • SQL Server Database Development Tasks
Module 2: Designing and Implementing Tables
  • Designing Tables
  • Data Types
  • Working with Schemas
  • Creating and Altering Tables
Module 3: Advanced Table Designs
  • Partitioning Data
  • Compressing Data
  • Temporal Tables
Module 4: Ensuring Data Integrity through Constraints
  • Enforcing Data Integrity
  • Implementing Data Domain Integrity
  • Implementing Entity and Referential Integrity
Module 5: Introduction to Indexes
  • Core Indexing Concepts
  • Data Types and Indexes
  • Heaps, Clustered, and Nonclustered Indexes
  • Single Column and Composite Indexes
Module 6: Designing Optimized Index Strategies
  • Index Strategies
  • Managing Indexes
  • Execution Plans
  • The Database Engine Tuning Advisor
  • Query Store
Module 7: Columnstore Indexes
  • Introduction to Columnstore Indexes
  • Creating Columnstore Indexes
  • Working with Columnstore Indexes
Module 8: Designing and Implementing Views
  • Introduction to Views
  • Creating and Managing Views
  • Performance Considerations for Views
Module 9: Designing and Implementing Stored Procedures
  • Introduction to Stored Procedures
  • Working with Stored Procedures
  • Implementing Parameterized Stored Procedures
  • Controlling Execution Context
Module 10: Designing and Implementing User-Defined Functions
  • Overview of Functions
  • Designing and Implementing Scalar Functions
  • Designing and Implementing Table-Valued Functions
  • Considerations for Implementing Functions
  • Alternatives to Functions
Module 11: Responding to Data Manipulation via Triggers
  • Designing DML Triggers
  • Implementing DML Triggers
  • Advanced Trigger Concepts
Module 12: Using In-Memory Tables
  • Memory-Optimized Tables
  • Natively Compiled Stored Procedures
Module 13: Implementing Managed Code in SQL Server
  • Introduction to CLR Integration in SQL Server
  • Implementing and Publishing CLR Assemblies
Module 14: Storing and Querying XML Data in SQL Server
  • Introduction to XML and XML Schemas
  • Storing XML Data and Schemas in SQL Server
  • Implementing the XML Data Type
  • Using the Transact-SQL FOR XML Statement
  • Getting Started with XQuery
  • Shredding XML
Module 15: Storing and Querying Spatial Data in SQL Server
  • Introduction to Spatial Data
  • Working with SQL Server Spatial Data Types
  • Using Spatial Data in Applications
Module 16: Storing and Querying BLOBs and Text Documents in SQL Server
  • Considerations for BLOB Data
  • Working with FILESTREAM
  • Using Full-Text Search
Module 17: SQL Server Concurrency
  • Concurrency and Transactions
  • Locking Internals
Module 18: Performance and Monitoring
  • Extended Events
  • Working with extended Events
  • Live Query Statistics
  • Optimize Database File Configuration
  • Metrics


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900,00  + VAT

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Pekka Korhonen

Pekka Korhonen

  • pekka.korhonen@sovelto.fi

SQL Server Master, Master Certified (MCSM: Data Platform), MCSE: Data Platform, MCSE: Business Intelligence, MCSA, MCTS, MCT, MCITP.