About this course
This five-day instructor-led course provides students with the knowledge and skills to maintain a Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 database. The course focuses on teaching individuals how to use SQL Server 2008 R2 product features and tools related to maintaining a database.
The primary audience for this course is individuals who administer and maintain SQL Server databases. This course can also be helpful for individuals who develop applications that deliver content from SQL Server databases.
At Course Completion
After completing this course, students will be able to:
- Explain SQL Server 2008 R2 architecture, resources requirements and perform pre-checks of I/O subsystems
- Plan, install and configure SQL Server 2008 R2
- Backup and restore databases
- Import and export wizards and explain how they relate to SSIS
- Use BCP and BULK INSERT to import data
- Manage security
- Assign, configure fixed database roles and create and assign user defined database roles
- Configure and assign permissions
- Implement SQL Server 2008 R2 Audits
- Manage SQL Server 2008 R2 Agent and Jobs
- Configure database mails, alerts and notifications
- Maintain databases
- Configure SQL Profiler Traces and Use the Database Tuning Advisor
- Monitor data by using Dynamic Management Views
- Execute multi-server queries and configure a central management server
- Deploy a data-tier-application
- Troubleshoot common issues
Before attending this course, students must have:
- Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
- Working knowledge of Transact-SQL.
- Working knowledge of relational databases.
- Some experience with database design.
- Completed Course 2778: Writing Queries Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Transact-SQL