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Course DP-300T00: Administering Microsoft Azure SQL Solutions

Important

The English language version of this exam was updated on August 4, 2022. As part of this change, the course was renamed to: Administering Microsoft Azure SQL Solutions.

This course provides students with the knowledge and skills to administer a SQL Server database infrastructure for cloud, on-premises and hybrid relational databases and who work with the Microsoft PaaS relational database offerings. Additionally, it will be of use to individuals who develop applications that deliver content from SQL-based relational databases.

Audience Profile

The audience for this course is data professionals managing data and databases who want to learn about administering the data platform technologies that are available on Microsoft Azure. This course is also valuable for data architects and application developers who need to understand what technologies are available for the data platform with Azure and how to work with those technologies through applications.

Job role: Database Administrator

Skills gained

  • Plan, deploy and configure Azure SQL offerings
  • Monitor database performance and tune a database and queries for optimum performance
  • Plan and configure a High Availability Solution

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Prerequisites

Successful Azure Database Administrators start this role with professional experience in database management and technical knowledge of cloud technologies.  

Specifically: 

  • Working with, maintaining, and developing with SQL Server 
  • Experience with Azure, such as deploying and managing resources 

At a minimum, you should know the information in the following online training before attending the c...

Course outline

Module 1: Introduction to Azure Database Administration

This module explores the role of a database administrator in the world of Azure SQL. It also provides some foundational information relevant to the overall content. This includes a review of the various SQL Server-based options (SQL Server in a VM, SQL Managed Instance, and Azure SQL Database).

Lessons

  • Prepare to maintain SQL databases on Azure

After completing this module, students will be able to:

  • Understand the role of Azure Database Administrator as it fits in with other data platform roles

  • Be able to describe the key differences ...