This class consists of five days of hands-on training that focus on the
fundamentals of administering the SQL Server 2014 database engine.
Participants in this course will come away with the knowledge and experience
required to administer SQL Server 2014. The course focuses on performing
common administrative tasks, understanding how SQL Server works under the
covers, and optimizing SQL Server performance as well as assuring high data
availability. You will learn how to install, configure, manage, secure,
automate, monitor, and optimize SQL Server 2014. You will also learn how to
create, manage, back up, and restore individual databases, transfer and
replicate data, configure for high availability, and plan disaster recovery.
Emphasis is placed on how SQL Server 2014 is architected, so that you
will be able to make the proper decisions in configuring and managing your
SQL Server instances. Comprehensive hands on exercises are integrated
throughout to reinforce learning and develop real competency.
Course Prerequisites: Familiarity with database concepts,
Windows desktop navigation and software installation techniques. Attendance at
HOTT's SQL Programming course or Microsoft Transact-SQL Programming course is
highly recommended although not required.
Follow-up Courses: SQL Server 2014 Reporting Services, SQL
Server 2014 Business Intelligence Application Development (SSRS, SSIS, SSAS),
SQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence: Integration Services and Analysis
What Students Will Learn
- Configuring and Installing SQL Server 2014
- SQL Server Database Engine Architecture
- Replication, Backup and Restore
- Securing SQL Server
- Performance Optimization
- Maintaining Data Integrity
- Creating and Populating Databases
- Automating Tasks
- Full-Text Search Architecture
- High Availability Solutions