Microsoft Course 6235 - Implementing and Maintaining Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Integration Services — A 3 day course

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Synopsis

The Microsoft M6235 course teaches students how to implement an Integration Services solution in an organization.

The course discusses how to develop, deploy, and manage Integration Services packages.

Objectives

After completing the Microsoft M6235 training course the student will be able to:

Contents

Introduction to SQL Server 2008 Integration Services

The students will be introduced to the role that Integration Services plays in extracting, transforming, and loading data. The students will also be introduced to the tools that are used to build and manage Integration Services solutions.

Developing Integration Services Solutions

The students will be introduced to the development tasks that are involved in creating an Integration Services package.

Implementing Control Flow

The students will be introduced to the tasks and precedence constraints that can be used to implement control flow in an Integration Services package.

Implementing Data Flow

The students will be introduced to the data flow sources, transformations, and destinations that can be used to implement a data flow task in an Integration Services control flow. It also explains how to use data flow paths to direct valid and invalid rows through the data flow.

Implementing Logging

The students will be introduced to how to use logging in an Integration Services package, and explained how to configure and use logging providers to generate information about a package's execution.

Debugging and Error Handling

The students will be introduced to how to debug Integration Services packages by using the debugging tools in Business Intelligence Development Studio. It then explains how to implement error-handling logic in an Integration Services package.

Implementing Checkpoints and Transactions

The students will be introduced to what checkpoints are and how to implement them. It then discusses transactions, and describes how to implement transactional data access logic in an Integration Services package.

Configuring and Deploying Packages

The students will be introduced to how to create Package Configurations and how to deploy Integration Services packages to production servers.

Managing and Securing Packages

The students will be introduced to the management tasks that relate to Integration Services packages and explained how to perform those tasks by using the Integration Services management tools. It also describes how to secure Integration Services packages.

Publicly scheduled dates, locations, and prices

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Suitable For

The Microsoft MS6235 course is intended for information technology (IT) professionals and developers who need to implement data transfer or extract, transform, and load (ETL) solutions by using Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Integration Services.

Follow-On Course

M6236 - Implementing and Maintaining Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services

Prerequisites

Before attending the Microsoft 6235 course, students should have the following prerequisites:

Exposure to enterprise data import and export scenarios

Experience navigating the Microsoft Windows Server environment

Experience with Microsoft SQL Server, including:

Examination

This course along with M6234 - Implementing and Maintaining Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Analysis Service and M6236 - Implementing and Maintaining Microsoft SQL Server 2008 Reporting Services helps candidates prepare for Exam 70-448.

When you pass Exam 70-448: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance, you complete the requirements for the following certification(s):

Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS): SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and Maintenance.

Note this exam is also required for the MCITP: Business Intelligence Developer 2008 certification.