Exam 70-762: Developing SQL Databases

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This exam is intended for database professionals who build and implement databases across organizations and who ensure high levels of data availability. Their responsibilities include creating database files, data types, and tables; planning, creating, and optimizing indexes; ensuring data integrity; implementing views, stored procedures, and functions; and managing transactions and locks.

Part of the requirements for: MCSE: Data Management and Analytics MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Development

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  • 70-762: Developing SQL Databases

    Languages: English

    Retirement date: none

    This exam is intended for database professionals who build and implement databases across organizations and who ensure high levels of data availability. Their responsibilities include creating database files, data types, and tables; planning, creating, and optimizing indexes; ensuring data integrity; implementing views, stored procedures, and functions; and managing transactions and locks.

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    for Developing SQL Databases

    All objectives of the exam are covered in depth so you'll be ready for any question on the exam.

Skills measured

  • Design and implement database objects (25-30%)
  • Implement programmability objects (20-25%)
  • Manage database concurrency (25-30%)
  • Optimize database objects and SQL infrastructure (20-25%)

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There may be certifications and prerequisites related to "Exam 70-762: Developing SQL Databases"

  • MCSE: Data Management and Analytics

    Demonstrate your broad skill sets in SQL administration, building enterprise-scale data solutions, and leveraging business intelligence data - both on-premises and in cloud environments.

  • MCSA: SQL 2016 Database Development

    This certification demonstrates your skills as a database professional, for both on-premises and cloud-based databases.

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