Total Training for Microsoft SQL Server Development


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Microsoft SQL Server Development
Category: Development & Programming
Presenter: Paul Nielsen
Paul Nielsen believes SQL is the romance language of data. As such he's a hands-on database developer, Microsoft SQL Server MVP, trainer, and author of many books including SQL Server 2005 Bible. As a data architect, he developed the concepts of Optimization Theory and Nordic - an O/R dbms for SQL Server, and writes the data architecture column for SQL Standard magazine. Paul supports the SQL community as the Director of Global Community Development with the PASS (Professional Association for SQL Server). You may have seen Paul speaking at a PASS Summit, SQL Open in Denmark, or SQL Teach in Montreal. His website is www.SQLServerBible.com.
Platform: Windows
Format: DVD-ROM & Online
Running Time: 8 Hrs, 2 DVD
Level: Beginner to Advanced
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Description: Total Training for Microsoft SQL Server Development takes you inside the latest, coolest, and most powerful database software platform, Microsoft's SQL Server 2005. The tutorials focus on key elements in a logical sequence. You can easily find what you need-including all the SQL Server 2005 basics, best practices, dozens of targeted examples, and sample code. If you design or develop SQL Server 2005 databases, this video series is what you need to succeed!

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* Master the fundamentals of SQL Server technology.


* Learn how to write better queries to return the exact data required.


* Avoid slow iterative code by refactoring cursors into queries using user-defined functions and case expressions.


* Develop stored procedures using T-SQL.


* Understand how transactions affect performance, how to detect blocking transactions, and how to minimize the impact of locking and blocking.


* Create triggers to build custom audit trails and enforce database rules.




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DISC1:


PART 1: Introduction to SQL Server 2005

Chapter 1: SQL SERVER OVERVIEW (32 min)
1. Understanding Client Server Architecture
2. Introducing the Tools
3. Selecting an Edition
4. Creating Sample Databases

Chapter 2: USING MANAGEMENT STUDIO (23 min)
1. Arranging the Workspace
2. Registering Servers
3. Explaining Items in the Object Explorer
4. Explaining the Database Properties Dialog
5. Explaining the Columns Properties Dialog
6. Continuing with Object Explorer Items
7. Using the Query Editor

Chapter 3: DESIGNING RELATIONAL DATABASES (35 min)
1. Understanding Normalization
2. Discovering Patterns
3. Avoiding Over Complexity
4. Managing Optional Data
5. Creating Physical Keys
6. Using the Database Diagrammer Tool
7. Final Comments

Part 2: Selecting Data

Chapter 1: WORKING WITH SINGLE TABLE QUERIES (42 min)
1. Understanding Query Flow
2. Filtering Data with the Where Clause
3. Columns, Expressions & Scalar Functions
4. Using Case Expressions
5. Working with Nulls & Coalesce
6. Selecting Environment Functions
7. Working with Dates & Times
8. Parsing Strings
9. Converting Data
10. Sorting Data
11. Topping Off the Query with Predicates

Chapter 2: MERGING DATA WITH JOINS & UNIONS (25 min)
1. Working with Inner Joins
2. Using Left Outer Joins
3. Multiplying Data with Cross Joins
4. Referencing Self-Joins
5. Working with Complex Joins
6. Finding the Set Difference
7. Stacking Data with Unions

Chapter 3: WORKING WITH SUBQUERIES (19 min)
1. Using Subqueries as Expressions
2. Including Subqueries as Lists
3. Adding Subqueries as Derived Tables
4. Working with Correlated Subqueries
5. Solving for X with Relations Division

Chapter 4: AGGREGATING DATA (35 min)
1. Using the New Windowing Functions
2. Using Aggregate Functions
3. Grouping a Data Set
4. Nesting Aggregations
5. Filtering Groups & Adding Grand Totals
6. Generating Cross Tab Tables (Pivot)
7. Calculating Cumulative Sums

Chapter 5: USING FULL-TEXT SEARCH (14 min)
1. Creating a Full-Text Index
2. Searching for Words
3. Using a Fuzzy Search to Search for Phrases

Chapter 6: SELECTING DATA THROUGH VIEWS (11 min)
1. Creating Views
2. Preventing Disappearing Rows
3. Protecting from Schema Changes
4. Nesting Views

Chapter 7: DISTRIBUTED QUERIES (18 min)
1. Linking to External Data Sources
2. Executing Distributed Queries
3. Looking at Where the Work Takes Place
4. Using Pass Through Queries
5. Controlling Distributed Transactions

Chapter 8: MODIFYING DATA (29 min)
1. Inserting Data
2. Updating Data
3. Deleting Data
4. Using the Output Clause
5. Final Comments & Credits

PART 3: Developing Solutions

Chapter 1: T-SQL & STORED PROCEDURES (68 min)
1. Introducing T-SQL
2. Working with Variables
3. Controlling Procedural Flow
4. Examining SQL Server with Code
5. Using Temp Tables
6. Developing Dynamic SQL
7. Introducing Stored Procedures
8. Passing Parameters
9. Returning Parameters
10. Working with a Cursor
11. Handling Errors
12. Explaining the Raise Error
13. Controlling Transactions

Chapter 2: TRIGGERS & AUDIT TRAILS (31 min)
1. Introducing After Triggers
2. Using "Instead of" Trigger
3. Disabling Triggers
4. Using the Update ( ) Function
5. Selecting Transaction Data
6. Nesting & Recursion
7. Enforcing Complex RI
8. Auditing Data Changes

Chapter 3: USER-DEFINED FUNCTIONS (27 min)
1. Creating Scalar Functions
2. Working with Inline Table-Valued Functions
3. Using Multi-Statement Table-Valued UDFs
4. Navigating a Hierarchy
5. Having Fun with Apply
6. Exploring Functions in Nordic

Chapter 4: INDEXING FOR PERFORMANCE (32 min)
1. Introducing Indexes
2. Creating Indexes
3. Examinging Query Execution Plans, Pt. 1
4. Examinging Query Execution Plans, Pt. 2

Chapter 5: TRANSACTIONS, LOCKING & BLOCKING (33 min)
1. Introducing ACID
2. Understanding Transactional Faults
3. Stepping through a Transaction
4. Exploring Locks
5. Working with Locks
6. Viewing Deadlocks
7. Using Snapshot Isolation

Chapter 6: INTRODUCTION TO OPTIMIZATION THEORY (22 min)
1. Deconstructing the Database System
2. Walking through Optimization Theory
3. Optimization Theory Continued
4. Final Comments & Credits




DISC2:



PART 3: Developing Solutions

Chapter 1: T-SQL & STORED PROCEDURES (68 min)
1. Introducing T-SQL
2. Working with Variables
3. Controlling Procedural Flow
4. Examining SQL Server with Code
5. Using Temp Tables
6. Developing Dynamic SQL
7. Introducing Stored Procedures
8. Passing Parameters
9. Returning Parameters
10. Working with a Cursor
11. Handling Errors
12. Explaining the Raise Error
13. Controlling Transactions

Chapter 2: TRIGGERS & AUDIT TRAILS (31 min)
1. Introducing After Triggers
2. Using "Instead of" Trigger
3. Disabling Triggers
4. Using the Update ( ) Function
5. Selecting Transaction Data
6. Nesting & Recursion
7. Enforcing Complex RI
8. Auditing Data Changes

Chapter 3: USER-DEFINED FUNCTIONS (27 min)
1. Creating Scalar Functions
2. Working with Inline Table-Valued Functions
3. Using Multi-Statement Table-Valued UDFs
4. Navigating a Hierarchy
5. Having Fun with Apply
6. Exploring Functions in Nordic

Chapter 4: INDEXING FOR PERFORMANCE (32 min)
1. Introducing Indexes
2. Creating Indexes
3. Examinging Query Execution Plans, Pt. 1
4. Examinging Query Execution Plans, Pt. 2

Chapter 5: TRANSACTIONS, LOCKING & BLOCKING (33 min)
1. Introducing ACID
2. Understanding Transactional Faults
3. Stepping through a Transaction
4. Exploring Locks
5. Working with Locks
6. Viewing Deadlocks
7. Using Snapshot Isolation

Chapter 6: INTRODUCTION TO OPTIMIZATION THEORY (22 min)
1. Deconstructing the Database System
2. Walking through Optimization Theory
3. Optimization Theory Continued
4. Final Comments & Credits