The Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): SQL Server 2012 program enables you to take your professional database career to a new level. This program validates the primary set of SQL Server 2012 skills, relevant across multiple solution areas in business environments. You will prepare to manage a database environment as a database developer and as a database analyst.
With the MCSA: SQL Server 2012 certification, you can deliver more business value to your organization. This program prepares you for the standards set forth by Microsoft for earning the MCSA: SQL Server 2012 Certification and prepares you to take the Microsoft 70-461, 70-462, and 70-463 certification exams. Upon passing all three exams, you will receive the MCSA: SQL Server 2012 Certification.
In this program, you will learn to install, configure, and manage SQL Server 2012 with hands-on labs that give step-by-step instructions. The applied learning labs prepare you to walk into an interview with marketable skills.
The Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): SQL Server 2012 program will teach you how to create database objects, like tables and design views. It will also teach you how to create and modify constraints, and create and alter DML triggers.
You will learn to query data using select statements, implement sub-queries and data types, aggregate queries, and manage XML data. Modify data by creating and altering stored procedures, using statements like insert, update, and delete, combining datasets, and working with functions. Finally, troubleshoot and optimize SQL Server 2012 by optimizing queries, managing transactions, evaluating row-based operations, and implementing error handling.
Learn the steps involved in installing, managing, monitoring, and maintaining SQL Servers. You will also explore maintenance and management of the SQL server network and application.