Microsoft SQL Training & Certification
Benefits of Microsoft SQL Server Training
Maintaining data availability and a level of compliance are not just expected skills from IT professionals, but are critical to any healthy business.
Microsoft SQL Server is a very stable, fast, and affordable database system for businesses and enterprises, which also assists in finding data insights and trends. SQL Server is cloud-ready and offers solutions for disaster recovery.
SQL Training at NH Computer Learning
Microsoft SQL training from NH Computer Learning covers all aspects of Microsoft's premier database system for all business sizes. Whether your focus is on SQL server administration, programming, or business intelligence and reporting, New Horizons NH Computer Learning has the training that is right for you.
Our courses include Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC), and are taught by Microsoft Certified Trainers who will prepare you for SQL certification or to solidify your SQL Server expertise.
What's new in SQL 2014?
Microsoft's newest SQL Server 2014 includes the following changes:
- New technologies for online transaction processing
- Data warehousing
- Solutions for cloud backup and disaster recovery
SQL Server Certifications
Earning your Microsoft SQL Server certification is a great way to establish your credibility and makes your resume stand out from the pile. Microsoft SQL Server certifications allow you to focus on one or more areas of specialization:
- Database Administrator - Day-to-day server administration and maintenance
- Database Developer - Extract and manipulate your data, optimize performance
- Business Intelligence - Analyze and mine information from your data
Please note the following information from Microsoft:
"The MCSA: SQL Server 2012 credential and associated exams (461/462/463) will remain in market without any alterations. No MCSA: SQL Server 2014 credential will be offered. In April 2014, the MCSE: Data Platform (464/465) and MCSE: Business Intelligence (466/467) exams will be appropriately updated with SQL Server 2014 topics. The exam numbers will remain the same." (Microsoft website, 7/11/2014)
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) for SQL Server 2012
The MCSA: SQL Server 2012 certification is an entry-level SQL Server 2012 certification. It proves to hiring managers that you have the essential skills to develop, run, and maintain a SQL server, and is the first step to mastering SQL Server 2012.
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) Data Platform
The MCSE: Data Platform certification validates your ability to build and administer enterprise-scale data solutions on the SQL Server 2012 platform both on premise and in cloud environments. To achieve this certification you must first obtain your MCSA for SQL Server 2012.
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) Business Intelligence
The MCSE: Business Intelligence certification validates your ability to work in the Business Intelligence Developer role to create analysis and reporting solutions on the SQL Server 2012 platform. To achieve this certification you must first obtain your MCSA for SQL Server 2012.
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Certifications
- Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) Database Administration Fundamentals
- Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA): SQL Server 2008