• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

With its blend of visual tools and powerful Transact-SQL language, SQL Server 2012 will continue to enjoy large market share in the relational database management sphere. Database developers that use SQL Server will experience measureable benefits from obtaining Microsoft's MCSE certification relating to SQL Server 2012. This course is one of a series in the Skillsoft learning path that covers the objectives for the Exam 70-464: Developing Microsoft SQL Server Databases. This series may also cover SQL Server 2014 features and functionalities as required by the exam objectives. This exam is one of the requirements for the MCSE: Data Platform certification path.

Learning Objectives

Design and Create Indexes

  • determine the most appropriate index type to use in a given scenario
  • identify how to optimize index performance
  • describe how to manage indexes in a given scenario

Maintain and Repair Indexes

  • identify how to maintain indexes in a given scenario
  • identify how to repair fragmented indexes
  • create and maintain indexes in SQL Server

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

  • Data Administration