SharePoint Training: SQL Server Administration


Course Delivery

Live Instructor-Led Training

Course Description

The course SQL Server Administration (SharePoint Training) covers database administration from A to Z on SQL Server. The training explores the installation & configuration of SQL Server as well as the design & creation of SQL Server data & log files using files & filegroups. The course also discusses data import & export, backup & recovery, SQL Server security, and SQL Server performance tuning & monitoring. The training concludes with a detailed discussion of indexes, index types & data storage optimization.

Course Dates and Pricing


Mar 20 - 23, 2018$2,775.00Apr 24 - 27, 2018$2,775.00May 22 - 25, 2018$2,775.00Jun 19 - 22, 2018$2,775.00

Course Outline

Introduction to SQL Server and its Toolset

Overview of SQL Server Services
SQL Server Services and Features
Working with SQL Server Tools
Designing the Environment: Creating Accounts and Configuring the Firewall
About Virtualizing SQL Server
Configuring Services in an Enterprise Environment
Configuring Protocols: Server and Client
Configuring DCOM Components for Enterprise Applications
Configuring SQL Server Browser
Modifying the Operating System for Performance
Installing SQL Server 2016
Tweaking SQL Server Memory
Configuring TempDB

Working with Databases

About SQL Server Databases. Files and Filegroups
Planning for Space Usage
Creating Databases with TSQL
Creating Files and Filegroups
Attaching and Detaching Database Files
About Database Settings
Retrieving Key Database Information using TSQL

Backup and Recovery

About SQL Server Recovery Models
About Full, Transactional and Incremental Backups
Delving Deeper into Transaction Logging
Planning a SQL Server Backup Strategy
Performing a Backup using TSQL
About Backup Options
Performing a Recovery using TSQL
About Recovery Options
Performing a Point in Time Recovery
Backup Strategies for System Databases

Importing and Exporting Data

Overview of Import/Export Tools
Importing/Exporting Data using Graphical Tools
Importing/Exporting Data using TSQL
Importing/Exporting Data using Integration Services

SQL Server Security

Understanding SQL Server Security Modes
Understanding SQL Server Logins, Users and Roles
Creating SQL Server Logins
Working with Server Roles
Working with Users and Database Roles
Creating Database Roles
Security and Stored Procedure Execution
Troubleshooting Data Access Issues

SQL Server Event Management and Auditing

Enabling SQL Server Auditing
Auditing Data Access in SQL Server
Managing Auditing
Configuring SQL Server Agent
Creating and Scheduling Jobs and Alerts
Creating Operators and Notifications
Ensuring Database Integrity
Maintaining Indexes
Automating Routine Database Maintenance

Working with indexes

Understanding the Anatomy of CRUD Operations
Understanding Page Internals
Understanding Indexes, Index Types and Table Storage
About Fragmentation and Data Storage
Creating Clustered Indexes
Creating Non-Clustered Indexes
Rebuilding Indexes
Managing Fragmentation
Tuning TSQL Statements

Tracing Access to SQL Server

Capturing Activity using SQL Server Profiler
Improving Performance with the Database Engine Tuning Advisor
Working with Tracing Options
Monitoring Activity
Capturing and Managing Performance Data
Analyzing Collected Performance Data

Troubleshooting Common SQL Server Issues

Complete SQL Server Troubleshooting Lab

Course Locations

  • Ottawa

  • Montreal

  • Toronto

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