> > > MOC 20461

Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2014 (MOC 20461)

Course Description Schedule Course Outline
 

Course Overview

This 5-day instructor led course provides students with the technical skills required to write basic Transact-SQL queries for Microsoft SQL Server 2014. This course is the foundation for all SQL Server-related disciplines; namely, Database Administration, Database Development and Business Intelligence. The main purpose of the course is to prepare people for the exam "70-461: Writing Queries Using Microsoft® SQL Server® 2014 Transact-SQL." This exam will be the underlying exam for all SQL Server-related disciplines; namely, Database Administration, Database Development and Business Intelligence. As such, the primary target audience for this course is: Database Administrators, Database Developers and BI professionals..

Note: This course is designed for customers who are interested in learning SQL Server 2012 or SQL Server 2014. It covers the new features in SQL Server 2014, but also the important capabilities across the SQL Server data platform.

Who should attend

This course is intended for Database Administrators, Database Developers, and Business Intelligence professionals. The course will very likely be well attended by SQL power users who aren’t necessarily database-focused or plan on taking the exam; namely, report writers, business analysts and client application developers.

Prerequisites

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

Course Objectives

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the basic architecture and concepts of Microsoft SQL Server 2014.
  • Understand the similarities and differences between Transact-SQL and other computer languages.
  • Write SELECT queries
  • Query multiple tables
  • Sort and filter data
  • Describe the use of data types in SQL Server
  • Modify data using Transact-SQL
  • Use built-in functions
  • Group and aggregate data
  • Use subqueries
  • Use table expressions
  • Use set operators
  • Use window ranking, offset and aggregate functions
  • Implement pivoting and grouping sets
  • Execute stored procedures
  • Program with T-SQL
  • Implement error handling
  • Implement transactions

Course Content

  • Introduction to Microsoft SQL Server 2014
  • Introduction to T-SQL Querying
  • Writing SELECT Queries
  • Querying Multiple Tables
  • Sorting and Filtering Data
  • Working with SQL Server 2014 Data Types
  • Using DML to Modify Data
  • Using Built-In Functions
  • Grouping and Aggregating Data
  • Using Subqueries
  • Using Table Expressions
  • Using Set Operators
  • Using Window Ranking, Offset, and Aggregate Functions
  • Pivoting and Grouping Sets
  • Querying data with Stored Procedures
  • Programming with T-SQL
  • Implementing Error Handling
  • Implementing Transactions
  • Appendix 1: Improving Query Performance
  • Appendix 2: Querying SQL Server Metadata
Classroom Training

Duration 5 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,390.- €
  • SA Voucher: 5
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.


Digital courseware Dates and Booking
E-Learning MOC on Demand
Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 649.- €
  • SA Voucher: 5
Buy E-Learning
Microsoft MOC On-Demand, the alternative to classroom training!

Basic MOC On-Demand and additional options

Show MOC On-Demand offerings
 
Click on town name to bookSchedule
Fast Lane will carry out all guaranteed training regardless of the number of attendees, exempt from force majeure or other unexpected events, like e.g. accidents or illness of the trainer, which prevent the course from being conducted.
This computer icon in the schedule indicates that this date/time will be conducted as Instructor-Led Online Training.
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.
Germany
19/06/2017 - 23/06/2017 München (Garching)
19/06/2017 - 23/06/2017 Nuremberg
10/07/2017 - 14/07/2017 Düsseldorf
24/07/2017 - 28/07/2017 Stuttgart
14/08/2017 - 18/08/2017 Münster
28/08/2017 - 01/09/2017 Hamburg
28/08/2017 - 01/09/2017 Hanover
11/09/2017 - 15/09/2017 Frankfurt
FLEX Training

Please see below our alternative, English language, FLEX course options.

12/06/2017 - 16/06/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
12/06/2017 - 16/06/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
10/07/2017 - 14/07/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
31/07/2017 - 04/08/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
18/09/2017 - 22/09/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
02/10/2017 - 06/10/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
16/10/2017 - 20/10/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London
30/10/2017 - 03/11/2017 FLEX training This is an English language FLEX course.
Time zone: Europe/London

Fast Lane Flex™ Classroom If you can't find a suitable date, don't forget to check our world-wide FLEX™ training schedule.