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SQL Server Courses

This SQL Server online training is designed to train IT professionals and developers how to implement and manage their database solutions. Specifically, our SQL courses focus on how to migrate to the cloud with the ability to scale on demand and how to implement the powerful reporting features in SQL server. These SQL classes also teach the capabilities of SQL Server that pertain to creating reliable, secure, and robust mission-critical applications. Finally, our SQL online training also covers how SQL Server integrates with SharePoint.

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Published: 02 June 2015
Do you have a solid Transact-SQL foundation? This query language, also known as T-SQL, is used to work with data in SQL Server and Azure SQL Database, and is a fundamental skill for aspiring database professionals and application developers.Explore T-SQL in a series of self-paced modules which inclu
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Level 100
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Published: 28 April 2015
Looking for faster and easier access to data insights? Take a deep dive into in-memory databases, known as tabular models, supported by SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS) tools in SQL Server 2012 and SQL Server 2014. Learn to enrich the data model to meet analytical requirements, get the details on
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Level 100
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Published: 27 April 2015
If you're not a data scientist, but you're interested in data mining and predictive analytics, and you want to go beyond just reporting the numbers, check out this course on Azure Machine Learning (ML). ML is the inexpensive, easy-to-access, and powerful predictive analytics offering from Micro
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Level 100
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Published: 27 April 2015
Take this SQL Server 2014 course, and get the details on data warehousing and security enhancements. Find out about columnstore index and how it accelerates the execution of data warehouse queries by up to 100x order of magnitude, while achieving significant (commonly 10x) data compression. Hear abo
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Level 100
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Published: 24 April 2015
Do you manage online transaction processing (OLTP) database workloads? Want to learn about the new and enhanced capabilities in SQL Server 2014 to help you do so? Watch this course to learn about enhancements and capabilities new to SQL Server and the Microsoft data platform since the release o
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Level 100
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Published: 23 April 2015
This database training for beginners introduces and defines the terminology, concepts, and skills you need to understand database objects, security requirements, graphical tools, T-SQL scripts, and writing database queries, in addition to executing stored procedures. It also helps you prepare for Ex
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Level 100
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Published: 15 October 2014
Considering a move to the cloud? Join us for Cloud Profitability Webcasts, and get real-world insights to help you with your decision.Here's how it works: Each week at 8:30am Pacific Time, watch a streaming video focused on cloud profitability topics, such as the pitch, financial modeling, and
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Level 100
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Published: 22 May 2014
Want to learn how to build and deploy apps running SQL Server in Azure Virtual Machines? Or find out how to move existing on-premises databases and applications to the cloud? Watch this demo-rich learning session, featuring migration tools and a sample app that utilizes both Azure Virtual Machines a
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Level 200
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Published: 24 June 2015
IT Pros, are you curious about how moving to the cloud might give your organization cost benefits, with greater scale and flexibility? But does that move sound scary? Join this group of Microsoft experts who will show you how to take that journey to the cloud one step at a time. Learn how your organ
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Level 200
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Published: 02 June 2015
Would you like to make sense of the volumes of data, and to use that data to streamline your workload? You can visualize your data and make it work for you. Find out how with leading experts on big data analytics with Microsoft Azure HDInsight and Hadoop.HDInsight is a managed service deployment of
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Level 200
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Published: 18 May 2015
Enterprise architects, solution architects, and business analysts can all benefit from this training, which shows how the Microsoft platform supports the transformation that many organizations seek. Aligned with industry best practices and proven approaches for architecture, this on-demand course gi
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Level 200
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Published: 18 May 2015
Are you an Oracle database administrator (DBA)? You can leverage your skills and experience to manage a SQL Server 2014 system. Watch this training workshop to map, compare, and contrast Oracle database 12c management to that of SQL Server 2014. Beyond mere guidelines, this content is a reference gu
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Level 200
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Published: 13 May 2015
Want a broad-level technical look at Microsoft Analytics Platform System (APS), the high-performance and scalable solution built for modern data warehousing needs? If you're looking to improve your data loading and query response times (up to and beyond 100x over legacy solutions), get the details o
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Level 200
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Published: 12 May 2015
As customers move past virtualizing their less critical systems and move onto the more powerful, more demanding, more mission-critical systems, it is very important that they have confidence that virtualization can provide what was previously available in the physical world. Performance is one of th
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Level 200
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Published: 12 May 2015
So much data. So many users. What's an IT pro to do? Self-service business intelligence (BI) frees users to mine data like never before. And IT BI professionals support their efforts with analyses, reports, and dashboards. But how can business and IT teams work together for a more holistic approach?
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Level 200
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Published: 12 May 2015
​SQL Server pros, do you want to find out how SQL Server 2014 can help you improve performance speed by 10–30 times—using the same hardware you have today—and improve reliability at the same time? Get in on a technical preview of the new Mission Critical features of SQL Server 2014
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Level 200
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Published: 27 April 2015
Considering a SQL Server upgrade, but need some help? You know that an upgrade is more than just moving a database or installing a new version of SQL Server. Rigorous planning is required for a successful project.Check out this course, and get guidance from the experts who walk you through the proce
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Level 200
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Published: 27 April 2015
Would you like to take a journey through the lifecycle of a Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) 5.0 package? Join us to do just that, from the birth of a sequenced package, through deployment, streaming, configuration, updates, connection groups, user customization, and eventual termination
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Level 200
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Published: 27 April 2015
Discover a complete hands-on immersive experience, demonstrating the Microsoft Data Insights platform as a key component of the Microsoft Cloud OS strategy. In this structured set of labs, focus on the Microsoft Data Platform, plus walk through various components, including SQL Server 2014, Visual S
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Level 200
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Published: 27 April 2015
Find out how the new Azure SQL Database model supports your need to build robust cloud apps. The relational database, based on resource governance, offers increased functionality and improved disaster recovery, and that's just the beginning! Watch a team of top experts as they help you decide which
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Level 200
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Published: 27 April 2015
As a finance professional, you use Excel every day. Did you know that Excel has advanced data visualization capabilities in Power View and Power BI that can change the way you work? Stop creating static presentations for business reviews, and start having proactive conversations with your business p
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Level 200
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Published: 27 April 2015
Discover a complete hands-on immersive experience, demonstrating the Microsoft Data Insights platform as a key component of the Microsoft Cloud OS strategy. In this structured set of labs, focus on Big Data and Business Analytics, plus walk through various components of the Microsoft Big Data and Bu
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Level 200
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Published: 24 April 2015
If you're wondering how to use Windows Azure as a hosting environment for your SQL Server virtual machines (VMs), join the experts as they walk you through it, with practical, real-world demos. SQL Server in Windows Azure VM is an easy and full-featured way to be up and running in 10 minutes with a
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Level 200
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Published: 24 April 2015
Developers and IT pros, get an overview of Windows Azure SQL Database and learn how to create and work with SQL Database for common scenarios. The session focuses on overall architecture, management, and developer topics.Instructor | Chris J.T. Auld - Intergen Limited/CTO; Greg Leake - Microsoft Tec
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Level 200
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Published: 23 April 2015
A hybrid cloud enables an organization to optimize IT resources by keeping critical data on-premises, while providing limitless scale, compute, storage, and networking for the countless day-to-day needs of your operation and your workforce. ​This course introduces best practices for&
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Level 300
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Published: 13 May 2015
Are you a business intelligence (BI) developer, focusing on creating BI solutions? If your solutions require implementing multidimensional data models, implementing and maintaining OLAP cubes, and creating information displays used in business decision-making, this course is for you. It can also hel
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Level 300
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Published: 28 April 2015
Are you preparing for Exam 70-465: Designing Database Solutions for Microsoft SQL Server? This course offers the help you need. A team of experts walks you through key design considerations and recommendations for SQL Server data solutions.Take a look at managing a SQL Server environment, along with
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Level 300
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Published: 28 April 2015
Would you like to learn how to implement a database in SQL Server 2014? Or are you studying for Microsoft Certification Exam 70-464: Developing Microsoft SQL Server Databases? This course can help.Experts take you through tables, indexes, stored procedures, and other database objects. Learn about te
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Level 300
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Published: 28 April 2015
If you're a business intelligence (BI) professional, and you'd like some tips and ideas for implementing BI solutions, check out this course. It can also help you prepare for Exam 70-467, a key part of the MCSE: SQL Server certification. Experts walk BI pros through how to plan and design a BI solut
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Level 300
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Published: 24 April 2015
Need creative solutions to T-SQL issues? Get them from Itzik Ben-Gan, one of the world's foremost authorities, along with Microsoft Program Manager Umachandar Jayachandran. These experts demonstrate the APPLY operator, a T-SQL feature that can be used to solve a wide variety of problems. What's espe
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