Our 5-day Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases instructor-led course will provide you with the knowledge and skills to maintain a Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Database.
Our Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases training course focuses on teaching you how to use SQL Server 2014 product features and tools related to maintaining a database.
Module 1: Introduction to SQL Server 2014 Database Administration
This module introduces the Microsoft SQL Server 2014 platform. It describes the components, editions, and versions of SQL Server 2014, and the tasks that a database administrator commonly performs for a SQL Server instance.
Lab: Using SQL Server Administrative Tools
Module 2: Installing and Configuring SQL Server 2014
This module explains how to assess resource requirements for SQL Server 2014 and how to install it.
Lab: Installing SQL Server 2014
Module 3: Working with Databases and Storage
This module describes how data is stored in databases, how to create databases, how to manage database files, and how to move them. Other tasks related to storage, include managing the tempdb database and using fast storage devices to extend the SQL Server buffer pool cache, are also discussed.
Lab: Managing Database Storage
Module 4: Planning and Implementing a Backup Strategy
In this module, you will consider how to create a backup strategy that is aligned with organizational needs, and learn how to perform the backup operations required by that strategy.
Lab : Backing Up SQL Server Databases
Module 5: Restoring SQL Server 2014 Databases
In this module, you will see how to restore user and system databases and how to implement point-in-time recovery.
Lab: Restoring SQL Server Databases
Module 6: Importing and Exporting Data
In this module, you will briefly explore tools and techniques so that you can import and export data to and from SQL Server.
Lab: Importing and Exporting Data
Module 7: Monitoring SQL Server 2014
This module explains how to use three of the most commonly used tools: Activity Monitor, dynamic management views and functions (DMVs and DMFs), and Performance Monitor.
Lab: Monitoring SQL Server 2014
Module 8: Tracing SQL Server Activity
This module describes how to use SQL Server Profiler and SQL Trace stored procedures to capture information about SQL Server, and how to use that information to troubleshoot and optimize SQL Server workloads.
Lab: Tracing SQL Server Workload Activity
Module 9: Managing SQL Server Security
In this module, you will be learn about the core concepts on which the SQL Server security architecture is based, and how to manage security at the server and database levels.
Lab: Managing SQL Server Security
Module 10: Auditing Data Access and Encrypting Data
This module describes the available options for auditing in SQL Server, how to use and manage the SQL Server audit feature, and how to implement encryption.
Lab: Auditing Data Access and Encrypting Data
Module 11: Performing Ongoing Database Maintenance
This module describes common database maintenance tasks that a DBA must perform, and demonstrates how to automate these tasks using maintenance plans.
Lab: Performing Ongoing Database Maintenance
Module 12: Automating SQL Server 2014 Management
This module describes how to use SQL Server Agent to automate jobs, how to configure security contexts for jobs, and how to implement multi-server jobs.
Lab: Automating SQL Server Management
Module 13: Monitoring SQL Server 2014 by Using Alerts and Notifications
This module covers the configuration of database mail, alerts, and notifications.
Lab: Monitoring SQL Server by Using Alerts and Notifications
Appendix A: Troubleshooting Common Administrative Issues
Appendix B: Installation Considerations
At the end of our training course you will be able to:
Our Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases training programme includes lectures, exercises and practical work, as well as examination preparation.
Our Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases training course is aimed at those who administer and maintain SQL Server Databases as well as those who develop applications that deliver content from SQL Server Databases.
By undertaking this course, you will keep your personal or professional skills up to date.
This course requires that you meet the following prerequisites:
Students who attend this training can meet the prerequisites by attending the following courses, or obtaining equivalent knowledge and skills: 20461C: Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2014
There is no prereading that needs to be undertaken with this course.
Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases 70-462 Examination:
Credit Towards Certification: MCP, MCSA, MCSE
Once you have successfully passed the Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases 70-462 Examination, you will be awarded the Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Databases Certificate.