Automate tasks in SQL Server

Intermediate
Data Analyst
Data Engineer
Database Administrator
Azure
SQL Database
SQL Server

Scripting repetitive tasks in Azure SQL for regular maintenance jobs and multi-instance administration. Automation of error and resource alerts. Configuration of notifications for failures.

Prerequisites

  • Ability to use tools for running queries against a Microsoft SQL database, either on-premises on cloud-based
  • Ability to write code in the SQL language, particularly the Microsoft T-SQL dialect, at a basic level.
  • Experience creating and configuring resources using the Azure portal

Modules in this learning path

Utilize Azure Resource Manager templates for deploying Azure SQL resources.

Explore SQL automation for scheduled tasks and automatic alerts for SQL Server and Managed Instance. Configure extended event sessions for tracing activities.

Explore SQL automation for Azure SQL Database and Open Source databases. Configure elastic jobs and Azure Policy.