OD10986 Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2016
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COURSE COST: $700.00

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

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

Details for Microsoft Labs Online for this course: Introduction to SQL Databases
Microsoft Labs Online is a secure, cost-effective, compliant, and convenient way to deliver Microsoft Official Courseware hands-on labs to your customers. This internet-based lab hosting service provides online access to the labs for this MOC On-Demand Course via a browser.
Microsoft Labs Online is integrated within the MOC On-Demand Course and there are step-by-step instructions provided on how to access and perform the labs. The student will have 24x7 access to the labs for the duration of course access.
Minimum requirements for Microsoft Labs Online include:
Browser:current version of Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome™ or Firefox®, broadband Internet connection (recommended: network bandwidth of over 4Mbps)


This course is aimed at people looking to move into a database professional role or whose job role is expanding to encompass database elements.

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
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. Additionally this course is for existing SQL Server 2014 MCSAs who want to prepare for the Upgrade exam for SQL Server 2016 certification.


Please allow upto 24 hours for course delievery. Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2016 contains self-study material in the form of MOC On-Demand Course OD10986B (includes Microsoft Labs Online) and its associated digital MOC 10986B. 90-Day access. For more information, please contact: learn@vtec.org or call 207-775-0244.