10987-Performance Tuning and Optimizing SQL Databases
Course Details

I Want Answers

By submitting this form, you are giving your express written consent for PPG to contact you regarding our services using email, telephone or text - including our use of automated technology for calls and periodic texts to any wireless number you provide.

10987-Performance Tuning and Optimizing SQL Databases

Category ID Duration Price
Microsoft SQL Server M10987 4 Day(s) $2,050.00
  View Schedule

Description

This four-day instructor-led course provides students who manage and maintain SQL Server databases with the knowledge and skills to performance tune and optimize their databases.

Objectives

Lesson objectives help students become comfortable with the course, and also provide a means to evaluate learning. Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
· Describe the high level architectural overview of SQL Server and its various components.
· Describe the SQL Server execution model, waits and queues.
· Describe core I/O concepts, Storage Area Networks and performance testing.
· Describe architectural concepts and best practices related to data files for user databases and TempDB.
· Describe architectural concepts and best practices related to Concurrency, Transactions, Isolation Levels and Locking.
· Describe architectural concepts of the Optimizer and how to identify and fix query plan issues.
· Describe architectural concepts, troubleshooting scenarios and best practices related to Plan Cache.
· Describe architectural concepts, troubleshooting strategy and usage scenarios for Extended Events.
· Explain data collection strategy and techniques to analyze collected data.
· Understand techniques to identify and diagnose bottlenecks to improve overall performance.

Prerequisites

To ensure successful completion of this course, we recommend the following:
· Basic knowledge of the Microsoft Windows operating system and its core functionality.
· Working knowledge of database administration and maintenance
· Working knowledge of Transact-SQL.

Outline

Module 1: SQL Server Architecture, Scheduling, and Waits
· This module covers high level architectural overview of SQL Server and its various components. It dives deep into SQL Server execution model, waits and queues.
· SQL Server Components and SQL OS
· Windows Scheduling vs SQL Scheduling
· Waits and Queues
· Lab : SQL Server Architecture, Scheduling, and Waits

Module 2: What’s New in SQL Server Performance
Module 2: SQL Server I/O
· This module covers core I/O concepts, Storage Area Networks and performance testing. It focuses on SQL Server I/O operations and how to test storage performance.
· Lessons
· Core Concepts
· Storage Solutions
· I/O Setup and Testing
· Lab : Testing Storage PerformanceModule 4: What’s New in SQL Server Availability and Scalability?

Module 3: Database Structures
· This module covers Database Structures, Data File and TempDB Internals. It focuses on architectural concepts and best practices related to data files for user databases and TempDB.
· Database Structure Internals
· Data File Internals
· TempDB Internals
· Lab : Database Structures

Module 4: SQL Server Memory
· This module covers Windows and SQL Server Memory internals. It focuses on architectural concepts and best practices related to SQL Server Memory Configuration.
· Lessons
· Windows Memory
· SQL Server Memory
· In-Memory OLTP
· Lab : SQL Server Memory

Module 5: Concurrency and Transactions
· This module covers Transactions and Locking Internals. It focuses on architectural concepts and best practices related to Concurrency, Transactions, Isolation Levels and Locking.
· Lessons
· Concurrency and Transactions
· Locking Internals
· Lab : Concurrency and Transactions

Module 6: Statistics and Index Internals
· This module covers Statistics and Index Internals. It focuses on architectural concepts and best practices related to Statistics and Indexes.
· Lessons
· Statistics Internals and Cardinality Estimation
· Index Internals
· Columnstore Indexes
· Lab : Statistics and index Internals

Module 7: Query Execution and Query Plan Analysis
· This module covers Query Execution and Query Plan Analysis. It focuses on architectural concepts of the Optimizer and how to identify and fix query plan issues.
· Lessons
· Query execution and optimizer internals
· Analyzing query plans
· Lab : Query execution and query plan analysis

Module 8: Plan Caching and Recompilation
· This module covers Plan Caching and Recompilation. It focuses on architectural concepts, troubleshooting scenarios and best practices related to Plan Cache.
· Lessons
· Plan cache internals
· Troubleshooting plan cache issues
· Query store
· Lab : Plan caching and recompilation

Module 9: Extended Events
· This module covers Extended Events. It focuses on architectural concepts, troubleshooting strategy and usage scenarios for Extended Events.
· Lessons
· Extended events core concepts
· Implementing extended events
· Lab : Extended events

Module 10: Monitoring, Tracing, and Baselining
· This module covers tools and techniques to monitor, trace and baseline SQL Server performance data. It focuses on data collection strategy and techniques to analyze collected data.
· Lessons
· Monitoring and tracing
· Baselining and benchmarking
· Lab : Monitoring, Tracing and Baselining

Module 11: Troubleshooting Common Performance Issues
· This module covers common performance bottlenecks related to CPU, Memory, IO, TempDB and Concurrency. It focuses on techniques to identify and diagnose bottlenecks to improve overall performance.
· Lessons
· Troubleshoot CPU performance
· Troubleshoot memory performance
· Troubleshoot I/O performance
· Troubleshoot Concurrency performance
· Troubleshoot TempDB performance
Lab : Troubleshooting common performance

Productivity Point Learning Solutions evolved out of a desire to increase our outreach both nationally and internationally.

PPLS Headquarters
1580 Sawgrass Corporate Parkway
Suite 205
Sunrise, Florida 33323
United States

Contact
T 1-844-238-8607
P 1-954-425-6141
F 1-954-928-9057
E info@productivitypointls.com

© Copyright 2019 Productivity Point Learning Solutions. All Rights Reserved.