Introduction to databases
This module introduces key database concepts in the context of SQL Server 2016.
- Introduction to relational databases
- Other types of database
- Data analysis
- Database languages
This module describes data modelling techniques.
- Data modelling
- ANSI/SPARC database model
- Entity relationship modelling
This module describes normalization and denormalization techniques.
- Why normalize data?
- Normalization terms
- Levels of normalization
This module describes relationship types and effects in database design.
- Schema mapping
- Referential integrity
This module introduces the effects of database design on performance.
- Query performance
This module introduces commonly used database objects.
- Stored procedures
- Other database objects
This three-day instructor-led course is aimed at people looking to move into a database professional role or whose job role is expanding to encompass database elements. The course describes fundamental database concepts including database types, database languages, and database designs.
The primary audience for this course is people who are moving into a database role, or whose role has expanded to include database technologies.