SQL Server 2008 (2778) T-SQL Training Course Sheffield, Leeds, Manchester & Yorkshire
This course has been replaced with an updated course which includes later additions to Transact-SQL. The majority of the concepts and techniques in the new course are applicable to SQL Server 2008. Some of the later features in the course are specific to SQL Server 2012 and above. Contact us for specific details.
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Rezound provide official 2778 Writing Queries Using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Transact-SQL training for Sheffield, London, Leeds, Manchester, Yorkshire and at your site in the UK.
This three day duration instructor led course provides students with the technical skills required to write basic Transact-SQL queries for Microsoft SQL Server 2008.
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This course is intended for SQL Server database administrators, implementers, system engineers, and developers who are responsible for writing queries.
After completing this course, students will be able to:
Before attending this course, students should ideally have:
The student kit includes a comprehensive workbook and other necessary materials for this class.
The student will be introduced to how client/server architecture works, and examine the various database and business tasks that can be performed by using the components of SQL Server 2008. The student will also be introduced to SQL Server database concepts such as relational databases, normalization, and database objects. In addition, the student will learn how to use T-SQL to query databases and generate reports.
The students will be introduced to the basic Transact-SQL (T-SQL) statements that are used for writing queries, filtering data, and formatting result sets.
The students will learn to group and summarize data when generating reports in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 by using aggregate functions and the COMPUTE clause.
The students will learn to write joins to query multiple tables, as well as limiting and combining result sets.
The students will be introduced to basic and correlated subqueries and how these compare with joins and temporary tables. The students will also be introduced to using common table expressions in queries.
The students will be able to modify the data in tables by using the INSERT, DELETE, and UPDATE statements. In addition, students will examine how transactions work in a database, the importance of transaction isolation levels, and how to manage transactions.
The students will learn to query semi-structured and unstructured data. The students will also learn how SQL Server 2008 handles XML data and will query XML data. The students will also be introduced to full-text indexing in SQL Server 2008.
The students will be introduced to user-defined functions and executing various kinds of queries by using user-defined functions. The students will be introduced to SQL Server views that encapsulate data and present users with limited and relevant information. In addition, the students will be introduced to SQL Server stored procedures and the functionalities of the various programming objects. The students will learn how to perform distributed queries and how SQL Server works with heterogeneous data such as databases, spreadsheets, and other servers.
The students will be introduced to best practices for querying complex data. The students will also examine how to query complex table structures such as data stored in hierarchies and self-referencing tables. The students will analyze the recommended guidelines for executing queries and how to optimize query performance.