MOC 10999 - SQL Server on Linux

This SQL Server on Linux training class is aimed at database professionals looking to implement SQL Server on Linux.

The primary audience for this course is existing database professionals with experience of database systems running on Linux. The secondary audience is Linux professionals who are interested in adding database capabilities.

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Course Topics
  1. Learn to describe key capabilities and components of SQL Server on Linux.
  2. Learn to describe how to deploy SQL Server on Linux.
  3. Learn to describe how to install the additional optional components to SQL Server.
  4. Learn to describe how to configure SQL Server on Linux.
  5. Learn to describe how to connect and manage SQL server images on Linux.
  6. Learn to describe how to migrate databases from other database systems to SQL Server on Linux and provide disaster recovery.
  7. Learn to describe the high availability features of SQL Server on Linux .
  1. Introduction to SQL Server on Linux
    1. Why is SQL Server on Linux?
    2. SQL Server on Linux capabilities
    3. Containers
    4. Linux SQL Server VM in Azure
  2. Deploying SQL Server on Linux
    1. Deploying SQL Server on Ubuntu
    2. Deploying SQL Server on SUSE
    3. Deploying SQL Server on Red Hat
    4. Deploying SQL Server containers on Docker
    5. Lab: Deploying SQL Server on Linux
      1. Installing SQL Server
      2. Installing command line tools
      3. Creating a database
      4. Create a SQL Server 2017 Docker container
  3. Installing additional components
    1. SQL Server agent
    2. SQL Server full-text search
    3. SQL Server integration services
    4. Lab: Installing additional components
      1. SQL Server agent
      2. SQL Server full-text search
      3. SQL Server integration services
      4. Remove the Azure virtual machine
  4. Configuring SQL Server on Linux
    1. Configuring SQL Server with mssql-conf
    2. Configure a SQL Server on Linux Docker image
  5. Managing Database Solutions for SQL Server for Linux
    1. Connecting to SQL Server on Linux
    2. Managing SQL Server on Linux
    3. Lab: Managing SQL Server on Linux
      1. Connect to SQL Server on Linux
      2. Manage SQL Server on Linux
  6. Migrating Databases to SQL Server on Linux and Disaster Recovery
    1. Backup and restore
    2. Database export and import
    3. SQL Server migration assistant
    4. Bulk copy program
    5. SQL Server integration services
    6. Lab: Migrating databases
      1. Migrate a database with backup and restore
      2. Migrate a database with SQL Server migration assistant
  7. High Availability
    1. Log shipping
    2. Failover clustering
    3. Availability groups
    4. Lab: High availability
      1. Configure log shipping
      2. Create a read-scale availability group
Class Materials

Each student in our Live Online and our Onsite classes receives a comprehensive set of materials, including course notes and all the class examples.

Class Prerequisites

Experience in the following is required for this SQL Server class:

  • Familiarity with the SUSE, Red Hat, or Ubuntu operating system and networking.
  • Familiarity with the SQL language.

Training for your Team

Length: 2 Days
  • Private Class for your Team
  • Online or On-location
  • Customizable
  • Expert Instructors

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