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Managing The Database Environment II

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This course is an advanced look at Managing the Database Environment, exposing students to applied concepts to solve high speed and high volume data problems in today's IoT and Big Data environment.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Efficient Database Management and Optimized Structured Query Language (SQL) Queries

    • Construct SQL queries that use multiple joins to return a data set.
    • Evaluate the performance of SQL queries to limit processor and network resources.
    • Evaluate why databases become inefficient.
    • Construct optimized SQL queries.

    Complex Queries, Triggers, and Views

    • Construct complex SQL queries.
    • Construct triggers in SQL.
    • Construct views (virtual tables) in SQL.

    Client Server Data Transfer

    • Explain the advantages and disadvantages of transferring data from client to server using Extensible Markup Language (XML) and JavaScript Object Notation (JSON).
    • Create XML and JSON data structures that would move data from client to server.

    Big Data Analytics and Data Management Tools

    • Compare big data analytics: descriptive vs. predictive vs. prescriptive.
    • Evaluate tools and techniques for proactively managing large databases.

    Data Normalization

    • Define data normalization through use of Boyce-Codd normal form (BCNF).
    • Apply data normalization through BCNF.
    • Explain the value of normalized data for an enterprise level database application.
    • Determine the characteristics of inefficient database schemas.
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