10986 Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2016
CLASS DATE(s):
5/18/2020 - 5/20/2020
8/10/2020 - 8/12/2020

COURSE LENGTH: 3 Days

COURSE COST: $1495.00

COURSE TIMES: 9:00am - 4:30pm

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COURSE OVERVIEW

This three-day instructor-led course provides students moving from earlier releases of SQL Server with an introduction to the new features in SQL Server 2016.

At Course Completion
After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe key capabilities and components of SQL Server 2016
  • Describe new and enhanced features in SQL Server performance
  • Describes new and enhanced features in SQL Server security
  • Describe what’s new in SQL Server Availability and Scalability
  • Describe new and enhanced features in reporting and PowerBI in SQL Server 2016
  • Describe new and enhanced data access features
  • Describe new and enhanced features in SQL Server OLAP
  • Describe new SQL Server cloud functionality

AUDIENCE AND PREREQUISITES

The primary audience for this course are existing database professionals with experience of SQL Server 2014 who want to update their skills to SQL Server 2016. Additional this course is for existing SQL Server 2014 MCSAs who want to prepare for the Upgrade exam for SQL Server 2016 certification.

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Experience of building and managing database, data warehouse, and business intelligence.
  • (BI) solutions with SQL Server 2014.
  • Familiarity with the Windows Server 2012 R2 operating system and networking.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Excel and Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013.

FOLLOW UP COURSES  

*Course Cost listed does not include the cost of courseware or lunch. Course is subject to minimum enrollment. Course may run virtually as a Live Distance Learning class if minimum enrollment is not met.
Note: This course is eligibile for Microsoft SATVs.

COURSE TOPICS:


Module 1: Introduction to SQL Server 2016
Overview of SQL Server 2016
SQL Server 2016 Editions and Components
Installing SQL Server 2016
SQL Server Management Studio Enhancements
Lab : Installing SQL Server 2016

Module 2: What’s New in SQL Server Performance
Operational Analytics
In-memory OLTP Enhancements
Query Store
Live Query Statistics
Native JSON
Temporal Tables
Lab : Implementing SQL Server 2016 Performance Improvements

Module 3: What’s New in SQL Server Security?
Using Always Encrypted
Row-level Security
Dynamic Data Masking
Lab : Implementing SQL Server 2016 Security Improvements

Module 4: What’s New in SQL Server Availability and Scalability?
Enhanced AlwaysOn Availability Groups
What’s New with tempdb?
se Windows Server 2016 with SQL Server 2016
PowerShell 5.0
Lab : Monitoring tempdb

Module 5: What’s New in SQL Server Reporting and BI
Reporting Services Enhancements
PowerBI Enhancements
Lab : Implementing PowerBI

Module 6: What’s New in SQL Server Data Access?
PolyBase
What’s new in Integration Services
Working with SSIS and Azure
Lab : Using PolyBase

Module 7: New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server OLAP
New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server OLAP
What’s New in SQL Server Analysis Services
Lab : OLAP with SQL Server

Module 8: What’s New for SQL Server in the Cloud?
Stretch Database
Enhanced Backups to Azure
Introduction to SQL Server 2016 Hybrid Cloud
What’s New in SQL Server Azure Database
Lab : Using Stretch Database