Querying Data with Transact-SQL 2016 Training (M20761)
|Commitment||5 days, 7-8 hours a day.|
|How To Pass||Pass all graded assignments to complete the course.|
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|Delivery Options||Instructor-Led Onsite, Online, and Classroom Live|
Querying Data with Transact-SQL 2016 Training (M20761) Course – Hands-on
Querying Data with Transact-SQL 2016 Training (M20761) Course – Customize it
- We can adapt this training course to your group’s background and work requirements at little to no added cost.
- If you are familiar with some aspects of this training course, we can omit or shorten their discussion.
- We can adjust the emphasis placed on the various topics or build the training around the mix of technologies of interest to you (including technologies other than those included in this outline).
- If your background is nontechnical, we can exclude the more technical topics, include the topics that may be of special interest to you (e.g., as a manager or policy-maker), and present the training course in manner understandable to lay audiences.
Querying Data with Transact-SQL 2016 Training (M20761) Course – Audience/Target Group
The target audience for this training course:
- The main purpose of the course is to give students a good understanding of the Transact-SQL language which is used by all SQL Server-related disciplines; namely, Database Administration, Database Development and Business Intelligence. As such, the primary target audience for this course is: Database Administrators, Database Developers and BI professionals.
Querying Data with Transact-SQL 2016 Training (M20761) Course – Class Prerequisites
The knowledge and skills that a learner must have before attending this training course are:
- Students should have a working knowledge of relational databases and a basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
Querying Data with Transact-SQL 2016 Training (M20761) Course – Objectives:
Upon completing this training course, learners will be able to meet these objectives:
- Describe key capabilities and components of SQL Server.
- Describe T-SQL, sets, and predicate logic.
- Write a single table SELECT statement.
- Write a multi-table SELECT statement.
- Write SELECT statements with filtering and sorting.
- Describe how SQL Server uses data types.
- Write DML statements.
- Write queries that use built-in functions.
- Write queries that aggregate data.
- Write subqueries.
- Create and implement views and table-valued functions.
- Use set operators to combine query results.
- Write queries that use window ranking, offset, and aggregate functions.
- Transform data by implementing pivot, unpivot, rollup and cube.
- Create and implement stored procedures.
- Add programming constructs such as variables, conditions, and loops to T-SQL code
Querying Data with Transact-SQL 2016 Training (M20761) – Course Content
1. Introduction to Microsoft SQL
- The Basic Architecture of SQL Server
- SQL Server Editions and Versions
- Getting Started with SQL Server Management Studio
2. Introduction to T-SQL Querying
- Introducing T-SQL
- Predicate Logic
- Logical Order of Operations in SELECT statements
3. Writing SELECT Queries
- Writing Simple SELECT Statements
- Eliminating Duplicates with DISTINCT
- Using Column and Table Aliases
- Writing Simple CASE Expressions
4. Querying Multiple Tables
- Querying with Inner Joins
- Querying with Outer Joins
- Querying with Cross Joins and Self Joins
5. Sorting and Filtering Data
- Sorting Data
- Filtering Data with Predicates
- Filtering with the TOP and OFFSET-FETCH Options
- Working with Unknown Values
6. Working with SQL Server 2016 Data Types
- Introducing SQL Server 2016 Data Types
- Working with Character Data
- Working with Date and Time Data
7. Using DML to Modify Data
- Inserting Data
- Modifying and Deleting Data
8. Using Built-In Functions
- Writing Queries with Built-In Functions
- Using Conversion Functions
- Using Logical Functions
- Using Functions to Work with NULL
9. Grouping and Aggregating Data
- Using Aggregate Functions
- Using the GROUP BY Clause
- Filtering Groups with HAVING
10. Using Subqueries
- Writing Self-Contained Subqueries
Writing Correlated Subqueries
Using the EXISTS Predicate with Subqueries
11. Using Set Operators
12. Using Set
- Writing Queries with the UNION Operator
- Using EXCEPT and INTERSECT
- Using APPLY
13. Using Windows Ranking, Offset, and Aggregate
- Creating Windows with OVER
- Exploring Window Functions
14. Pivoting and Grouping Sets
- Writing Queries with PIVOT and UNPIVOT
- Working with Grouping Sets
15. Executing Stored
- Querying Data with Stored Procedures
- Passing Parameters to Stored Procedures
- Creating Simple Stored Procedures
- Working with Dynamic SQL
16. Programming with T-SQL
- T-SQL Programming Elements
- Controlling Program Flow
17. Implementing Error Handling
- Implementing T-SQL Error Handling
- Implementing Structured Exception Handling
18. Implementing Transactions
- Transactions and the Database Engines
- Controlling Transactions