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10986 - Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2016

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Course Overview

This three-day Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2016 training class provides students moving from earlier releases of SQL Server with an introduction to the new features in SQL Server 2016.

Course Length: 3 Days

AudienceExisting database professionals with experience of SQL Server 2014 who want to update their skills to SQL Server 2016. Existing SQL Server 2014 MCSAs who want to prepare for the Upgrade exam for SQL Server 2016 certification.

PrerequisitesExperience of building and managing database, data warehouse, and business intelligence (BI) solutions with SQL Server 2014. Familiarity with the Windows Server 2012 R2 operating system and networking. Familiarity with Microsoft Excel and Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013.

What You're Going To Learn

  • Learn to describe key capabilities and components of SQL Server 2016.
  • Learn to describe new and enhanced features in SQL Server performance.
  • Learn to describes new and enhanced features in SQL Server security.
  • Learn to describe what’s new in SQL Server Availability and Scalability.
  • Learn to describe new and enhanced features in reporting and PowerBI in SQL Server 2016.
  • Learn to describe new and enhanced data access features.
  • Learn to describe new and enhanced features in SQL Server OLAP.
  • Learn to describe new SQL Server cloud functionality.

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Course Outline

Introduction to SQL Server 2016

  • Overview of SQL Server 2016
  • SQL Server 2016 Editions and Components
  • Installing SQL Server 2016
  • SQL Server Management Studio Enhancements
  • Lab: Installing SQL Server 2016

What’s New in SQL Server Performance

  • Columnstore Indexes for Operational Analytics
  • In-memory OLTP Enhancements
  • The Query Data Store
  • Native JSON
  • Temporal Tables
  • Lab: Implementing SQL Server 2016 Performance Improvements

What’s New in SQL Server Security?

  • Using Always Encrypted
  • Row-level Security
  • Dynamic Data Masking
  • Lab: Implementing SQL Server 2016 Security Improvements

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