Real-World Skills for MCITP Certification and Beyond (Exams 70-432 and 70-450)
By Tom Carpenter
Publisher: Wiley / Sybex
Final Release Date: May 2010
Take Your Career to the Next Level with This PracticalReference
Database expert Tom Carpenter gives you the information you needto not only prepare for the MCTS and MCITP certification exams forSQL Server 2008 Database Administration, but also to excel in yourjob. From planning to disaster recovery to security best practices,this reference explores the real-world tasks and scenarios you'llface as an SQL Server 2008 Database Administrator and shows youstep by step how to handle them.
Install and configure SQL Server 2008
Implement, maintain, and repair the SQL Server database
Utilize indexes and views to get a better understanding of yourdata
Monitor and tune your database for optimal performance
Keep your data safe from threats and vulnerabilities
Achieve high availability by clustering your servers
Prepare for MCTS and MCITP SQL Server 2008 DatabaseAdministration certification
FEATURED ON THE CD
VIDEO DEMONSTRATIONS See video walk-throughs for some of the more challenging tasksyou'll face on the job.
PRACTICE EXAMS Test your knowledge with practice exams that help you prepare forcertification.
ELECTRONIC FLASHCARDS Take advantage of electronic flashcards to reinforce yourunderstanding of key concepts.
Covers the exam objectives for the following Microsoft SQLServer 2008 Administration Exams:
MCTS: SQL Server 2008, Installation and Maintenance(Exam 70-432)
MCITP: Designing, Optimizing and Maintaining a SQLServer 2008 Database Server Infrastructure (Exam 70-450)