Administering a SQL Database Infrastructure (MOC-20764)

MOC-20764 (5 Days)

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SQL Server Administration Training Overview

This SQL Server training class, Microsoft course 20764 - Administering a SQL Database Infrastructure, teaches SQL Server administrators how to maintain, secure, back up, manage, monitor, and troubleshoot SQL Server.

Note: This course is appropriate for SQL Server 2016 and 2017. 

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SQL Server Administration Training Objectives

All students will be able to:

  • Authenticate and authorize users
  • Assign server and database roles
  • Authorize users to access resources
  • Protect data with encryption and auditing
  • Describe recovery models and backup strategies
  • Backup SQL Server databases
  • Restore SQL Server databases
  • Automate database management
  • Configure security for the SQL Server agent
  • Manage alerts and notifications
  • Managing SQL Server using PowerShell
  • Trace access to SQL Server
  • Monitor a SQL Server infrastructure
  • Troubleshoot a SQL Server infrastructure
  • Import and export data

SQL Server Administration Training Outline

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Introduction
SQL Server Security
  • Authenticating Connections to SQL Server
  • Authorizing Logins to Connect to databases
  • Authorization Across Servers
  • Partially Contained Databases
Assigning Server and Database Roles
  • Working with server roles
  • Working with Fixed database roles
  • Assigning User-Defined Database Roles
Authorizing Users to Access Resources
  • Authorizing user access to objects
  • Authorizing users to execute code
  • Configuring permissions at the schema level
Protecting Data with Encryption and Auditing
  • Options for auditing data access in SQL Server
  • Implementing SQL Server audit
  • Managing SQL Server audit
  • Protecting data with encryption
Recovery Models and Backup Strategies
  • Understanding Backup Strategies
  • SQL Server Transaction Logs
  • Planning Backup Strategies
Backing Up SQL Server Databases
  • Backing Up Databases and Transaction Logs
  • Managing Database Backups
  • Advanced Database Options
Restoring SQL Server 2016 Databases
  • Understanding the Restore Process
  • Restoring Databases
  • Advanced Restore Scenarios
  • Point-in-Time Recovery
Automating SQL Server Management
  • Automating SQL Server management
  • Working with SQL Server agent
  • Managing SQL Server agent jobs
  • Multi-server management
Configuring Security for SQL Server Agent
  • Understanding SQL Server Agent Security
  • Configuring credentials
  • Configuring proxy accounts
Monitoring SQL Server with Alerts and Notifications
  • Configuration of database mail
  • Monitoring SQL Server errors
  • Configuring operators, alerts, and notifications
  • Alerts in Azure SQL database
Introduction to Managing SQL Server by using PowerShell
  • Configure SQL Server using PowerShell
  • Administer SQL Server using PowerShell
  • Maintain the SQL Server environment using PowerShell
  • Managing Azure SQL Server databases using PowerShell
Tracing Access to SQL Server with Extended events
  • Extended Events Core Concepts
  • Working with Extended Events
Monitoring SQL Server
  • Monitoring activity
  • Capturing and managing performance data
  • Analyzing collected performance data
  • SQL Server utility
Troubleshooting SQL Server
  • SQL Server troubleshooting methodology
  • Resolving service related issues
  • Resolving login and connectivity issues
  • Troubleshooting common issues
Importing and Exporting Data
  • Transferring data to/from SQL Server
  • Importing and exporting table data
  • Using BCP and BULK INSERT to import data
  • Deploying and upgrading data-tier applications
Conclusion
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Lecture percentage

50%

Lecture/Demo

Lab percentage

50%

Lab

Course Number:

MOC-20764

Duration:

5 Days

Prerequisites:

In addition to their professional experience, students who attend this training should already have the following technical knowledge:

  • Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality
  • Working knowledge of Transact-SQL
  • Working knowledge of relational databases
  • Some experience with database design

Training Materials:

All SQL Server training students receive Microsoft official courseware.

Software Requirements:

Attendees will not need to install any software on their computer for this class. The class will be conducted in a remote environment that Accelebrate will provide; students will only need a local computer with a web browser with a stable Internet connection. Any recent version of Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome will be fine.

When you call us about purchasing this class, we will provide a live demo of the online lab environment so that you may explore the web browser interface in more detail.

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