Master Data Services with SQL 2008 R2

Organisations need to work from reliable information. Ensure that the integrity of information and consistency of data is constant across different applications with help from Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 Master Data Services. Master Data Services (MDS) is a new and powerful feature designed to help an organisation create a structure and hierarchy for data, so that data collected and used across multiple departments, silos and databases is standardised and aligned. This ensures that different databases are interoperable.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Understand the concepts involved in Master Data Management, the challenges involved and proposed solutions
  • Gain the knowledge that is key to working within MDS
  • Understand key terms such as Entity, Member and Attribute etc. and how they relate to each other which will allow you to develop a MDS system
  • Design and implement a data model
  • Examine the staging tables and stored procedures that may be utilised for loading data
  • Explain Version Management, understand version, version statuses, version validation, version flags, ancestry, validating versions, locking, unlocking and committing versions
  • Gain knowledge in Business Rules, how to create a business rule, business rules interface, rules expressions, conditions and actions. Also, including using SharePoint Workflows
  • Have a overview of MDS Security, administrators, permission levels, best practices, users and groups
  • Publish Data including subscribing systems, subscription views, formats, creating view and how subscribing systems can extract data
  • Gain knowledge in MDS and Web Services. Which includes using web services to interface with master data services, creating the web services and finding errors in the web service

This course is intended for SQL Professionals, Business Intelligence Developers, Data Analysts and Data Stewarts and Project Managers that need to learn how to utilise Master Data Services.

Before attending this course, students must have:

  • A good idea of what direction their organisation wants to go with Master data Services
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft SQL

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: 3 Days
Delivery: Instructor led
Type: Course
Setting: Classroom
Language: English
Audience: IT Professionals
Code: MS50595
Exam: -
Level: 200

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