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 of SQL Server 2008.
Instructor |Graeme Malcolm - Content Master Data Technology Specialist; Pete Harris - Microsoft Learning Product Planner
SQL Server 2014 includes new and enhanced features that take advantage of the increasing amount of memory in modern servers to improve I/O performance. This module explores these features and explains how to use them to maximize the performance and scalability of your database applications.
Storing data across multiple, heterogeneous platforms can make it difficult to ensure that the data is consistent and accurate across the enterprise. This module discusses Master Data Services, which provides a way for organizations to standardize data and to improve the quality, consistency, and reliability of the data that guides key business decisions.
SQL Server 2014 includes Data Quality Services to provide a computer-assisted process for cleansing data values and identifying and removing duplicate data entities. This process reduces the workload of the data steward to a minimum, while maintaining human interaction to help ensure accurate results.
Modern organizations operate in an increasingly globalized environment. Consequently, a key requirement for many companies is to reduce planned and unplanned downtime to an absolute minimum and to deliver near uninterrupted access to services around the clock, every day.
Security of databases and database servers is crucial in all organizations. In this module, find out how SQL Server 2014 builds on a proven security foundation and about several new features and numerous enhancements to existing security functionality.
The term "cloud computing" covers a wide range of concepts, technologies, and techniques for creating scalable, flexible, and manageable IT infrastructure solutions. Find out more about SQL Server and the cloud, along with how organizations use cloud technologies to improve the manageability, scalability, and cost-effectiveness of their IT infrastructure.