Many organisations use databases to store their most critical information: the information that manages their day-to-day operations. After the data is stored in databases, however, it is useless unless you can retrieve it for further business analysis. One example of a database management system is Microsoft SQL Server 2012. The language you use to retrieve information from SQL Server 2012 databases is the Structured Query Language (SQL). This course, SQL Querying: Fundamentals, will teach you to use SQL as a tool to retrieve the information you need from databases.
This course is intended for individuals with basic computer skills, familiar with concepts related to database structure and terminology, and who want to use SQL to query databases.
In this course, you will compose SQL queries to retrieve desired information from a database. You will:
Basic end-user computer skills and some familiarity with database terminology and structure are required.
Executing a Simple Query
Performing a Conditional Search
Working with Functions
Retrieving Data From Tables
Exporting Query Results