• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

In this challenge, you will configure an Azure SQL database to use an index to improve performance. First, you will access a pre-existing Azure SQL database, and then you will run a query to stress test the database. Next, you will configure an index to improve the performance of the query. Finally, you will run the stress test query again, and then you will verify that the performance improved. Note: Once you begin the challenge, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your challenge. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the challenge before you start.

Learning Objectives

In this challenge, you will configure an Azure SQL database to use an index to improve performance. First, you will access a pre-existing Azure SQL database, and then you will run a query to stress test the database. Next, you will configure an index to improve the performance of the query. Finally, you will run the stress test query again, and then you will verify that the performance improved. Note: Once you begin the challenge, you will not be able to pause, save, or exit and then return to your challenge. Please ensure that you have set aside enough time to complete the challenge before you start.

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the NICE Framework Task, Knowledge, and Skill statements identified within the indicated NICE Framework component(s):

Specialty Areas

  • Network Services