Updating Your Skills to SQL Server 2016 (M10986)
- Database professionals with experience in SQL Server 2014 who want to update their skills to SQL Server 2016.
- Those holding MCSA: SQL Server certification who want to prepare for the upcoming upgrade exam for SQL Server 2016 certification.
In addition to your professional experience, you should have the following technical knowledge:
- Experience 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.
Update your SQL Server skills with this introduction to the new features of SQL Server 2016. Youll learn the new features for performance, security, availability and scalability, reporting and Power BI, data access, and SQL Server OLAP, and youll learn about new SQL Server cloud functionality.
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1. 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
2. Whats New in SQL Server Performance
- Operational Analytics
- In-memory OLTP Enhancements
- The Query Data Store
- Native JSON
- Temporal Tables
3. Whats New in SQL Server Security
- Using Always Encrypted
- Row-level Security
- Dynamic Data Masking
4. Whats New in SQL Server Availability and Scalability
- Enhanced AlwaysOn Availability Groups
- Whats New with tempdbUsing Windows Server 2016
- PowerShell 5.0
5. Whats New in SQL Server Reporting and BI
- Reporting Services Enhancements
- PowerBI Enhancements
- Mobile Report Publisher
6. Whats New in SQL Server Data Access
- Enhancements to Integration Services
- Working with SSIS and Azure
7. New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server OLAP
- New and Enhanced Features in SQL Server OLAP
- Whats New in SQL Server Analysis Services
8. Whats New for SQL Server in the Cloud
- Stretch Database
- Enhanced Backups to Azure
- Introduction to SQL Server 2016 Hybrid Cloud
- Whats New in SQL Server Azure Database