Implementing a SQL Data Warehouse

This five-day instructor-led course describes how to implement a data warehouse platform to support a Business Intelligence (BI) solution. Students will learn how to create a data warehouse with Microsoft SQL Server 2016 and with Azure SQL Data Warehouse, to implement Extract, Transform and Load (ETL) with SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) and to validate and cleanse data with SQL Server Data Quality Services and SQL Server Master Data Services.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Describe the key elements of a data warehousing solution
  • Describe the main hardware considerations for building a data warehouse
  • Implement a logical design for a data warehouse
  • Implement a physical design for a data warehouse
  • Create column store indexes
  • Implementing an Azure SQL Data Warehouse
  • Describe the key features of SSIS
  • Implement a data flow by using SSIS
  • Implement control flow by using tasks and precedence constraints
  • Create dynamic packages that include variables and parameters
  • Debug SSIS packages
  • Describe the considerations for implement an ETL solution
  • Implement Data Quality Services
  • Implement a Master Data Services model
  • Describe how you can use custom components to extend SSIS
  • Deploy SSIS projects
  • Describe BI and common BI scenario

The primary audience for this course are Database Professionals who need to fulfil a BI Developer role. They will need to focus on hands-on work creating BI solutions including Data Warehouse implementation, ETL and data cleansing.

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • At least 2 years experience of working with relational databases, including:
    • Designing a normalised database
    • Creating tables and relationships
    • Querying with Transact-SQL
    • Some exposure to basic programming constructs (such as looping and branching)
    • An awareness of key business priorities such as revenue, profitability and financial accounting is desirable

All our public scheduled training courses offer delegates the following facilities which are all included at no extra cost: 

  • Mini Continental Breakfast, with a choice of Croissants, Pastries, Cereals, Juices, and of course Tea and Coffee
  • Buffet Lunch
  • A Selection of Soft Beverages are available throughout the Training Day
  • Full Course Manual (Official Curriculum Courseware for Technical Courses where Designated)
  • Course Exercise Files on CD\DVD or Online
  • Course Stationery Pack (Pen, Pencil and Paper)
  • Course Certificate (Vendor Accredited where Designated)
  • FREE Internet Access during your visit (Wi-Fi as Available)

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Course Details:

Duration: 5 Days
Delivery: Instructor led
Type: Course
Setting: Classroom
Language: English
Audience: IT Professionals
Code: MS20767
Exam: -
Level: 300

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