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Course Overview

This advanced Transact-SQL course focuses on using SQL concepts to help optimize queries.The course will also focus on writing queries that will effectively present data in reports. Target Audience: Individuals with SQL knowledge looking to write faster queries and thus more efficiently retrieve data from databases

Course Length: 1 Day

Prerequisites: SQL Level 2 or equivalent working knowledge

Audience: Users should have a working knowledge of SQL

What You're Going To Learn

  • Variables
  • IF-THEN-ELSE Conditions
  • CASE Structures
  • Stored Procedures
  • Database Views
  • WHILE Loops
  • Triggers
  • User Defined Functions
  • Windowing Functions
  • Mathematical Functions
  • Date Manipulation
  • Cursors

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Course Outline

Lesson 1: Conditional Queries

  • Using an IF Statement
  • Using a CASE Statement

Lesson 2: Stored Procedures

  • Creating and Executing Stored Procedures
  • Finding the Stored Procedure in the Object Explorer
  • Using Parameters in Stored Procedures
  • Altering a Stored Procedure
  • Dropping a Stored Procedure

Lesson 3: User-Defined Functions

  • Scalar-Valued Functions
  • Creating the Scalar-Valued Function
  • Running a Function
  • Table-Valued Functions

Lesson 4: Common Table Expressions

  • Creating and Using Common Table Expressions (CTEs)

Lesson 5: Triggers

  • After Trigger
  • Using an AFTER Trigger to Display a Message
  • Using an AFTER Trigger to Rollback an Action
  • Using INSTEAD OF Triggers
  • Looking At Triggers in Object Explorer
  • Disabling, Re-Enabling and Dropping a Trigger

Lesson 6: Full-Text Indexes

  • Setting Up Full-Text Indexing
  • Using the CONTAINS Keyword
  • Using the FREETEXT Keyword

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