About This Course
Microsoft uses its SQL Server technology to provide a relational database, allowing customers to either access a SQL database on its cloud, or hosted SQL server instances on virtual machines. In this course, you will learn about the different types of database services available in Azure, as well as the tools to provision, manage and monitor those services. The course focuses primarily on Azure SQL Database, although other database service offerings are included, such as DocumentDB. In addition, the course provides a general introduction to Azure SQL Data Warehouse as a cloud based database management system for working with big data.
Learners should have a general understanding of cloud computing including services and usage models.
Learners should have a good foundation in accessing and using simple Windows PowerShell commands.
Learners should have a basic understanding of Azure services and components, including Azure PowerShell.
Learners should have a basic familiarity with database concepts, including relational databases, tables, queries, and database schemas.
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