DP-080T00 Querying Data with Microsoft Transact-SQL

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2 days - $1,190

This course will teach the basics of Microsoft’s dialect of the standard SQL language: Transact-SQL. Topics include both querying and modifying data in relational databases that are hosted in Microsoft SQL Server-based database systems, including: Microsoft SQL Server, Azure SQL Database and, Azure Synapse Analytics.
This course may earn a Credly Badge.

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This course can be valuable for anyone who needs to write basic SQL or Transact-SQL queries. This includes anyone working with data as a data analyst, a data engineer, a data scientist, a database administrator or a database developer. It can also be useful for others peripherally involved with data, or wanting to learn more about working with data such as solution architects, students and technology managers.

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  • Course Outline
  • Objectives
  • 1 – Getting Started with Transact-SQL

    • Introduction to Transact-SQL
    • Using the SELECT statement

    2 – Sorting and Filtering Query Results

    • Sorting query results
    • Filtering the data

    3 – Using Joins and Subqueries

    • Using JOIN operations
    • Using subqueries

    4 – Using Built-in Functions

    • Getting started with scalar functions
    • Grouping aggregated results

    5 – Modifying Data

    • Inserting data into tables
    • Modifying and deleting data
  • Use SQL Server query tools
    Write SELECT statements to retrieve columns from one or more tables
    Sort and filter selected data
    Use built-in functions to returned data values
    Create groups of data and aggregate the results
    Modify data with Transact-SQL using INSERT, UPDATE, DELETE and MERGE