|Mastering SQL Server Reporting Services Expressions - On Demand|
Presented by Paul Turley
It’s fairly easy to create basic reports with no programming and only fundamental technical skills if you keep things simple, but if you have to build highly-functional reports, you need to know how to write and use expressions. With some essential expression skills, you can take your report designs to the next level and give your business powerful reporting and analytic capabilities.
|SQL Internals, Recovery Models, and Backups - On Demand|
Presented by Bradley Ball
This online training course will enable you to gain the core set of concepts required for advanced SQL learning.
|SQL Server Database Administration with PowerShell - On Demand|
Presented by Allen White
This class will first introduce you to PowerShell, after which you will learn the basic SMO object model, how to manipulate data with PowerShell, and how to use SMO to manage objects. Instructor Allen White will then move on to creating Policy-Based Management policies, working with the Central Management Server, managing your system inventory, and gathering performance data with PowerShell.
|SQL Server Foundations - On Demand|
Presented by Allan Hirt and Ben DeBow
Are you new to SQL Server? Looking to brush up your skills? Thrust into a SQL Server DBA role or been asked to administer some databases? Are you only familiar with another RDBMS or a Windows administrator? Is your company implementing a SQL Server-based application and you are familiar only with another vendor’s RDBMS? This two-day, six-part series is designed for you.
|SQL Server High Availability Foundations - On Demand|
Presented by Allan Hirt
While performance is usually the first thing people think about when it comes to their SQL Server implementations, there’s no point in having the most optimized system in the world if your databases or instances are not up and running. Are you currently achieving your uptime goals? Do you understand the different options available to you when it comes to SQL Server high availability? Are you curious to see what it really takes to achieve uptime? If so, these three sessions are designed for you.
|Truth, Art, and the Zen of SQL Server Performance Tuning - On Demand|
Presented by Ben DeBow
Some say performance tuning SQL Server is an art; others say it’s a science. It’s a bit of both of those, but also more. Many factors determine how well (or poor) SQL Server will perform, and it starts well before any application database is installed into an instance.
|Virtualization Performance Tips for Your Database - On Demand|
Presented by Denny Cherry
Database virtualization is a powerful tool for IT departments and can help prevent server sprawl and even save money. In this new training course, you will learn whether or not virtualization is right for your database and how to get the most from your virtualized SQL Servers.