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Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-448—and on the job. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce and apply what you’ve learned through real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This official Microsoft study guide is designed to help you make the most of your study time.

Maximize your performance on the exam by learning to:

  • Create SSIS packages; troubleshoot data flow and control flow
  • Configure, debug, and deploy SSIS solutions
  • Develop SSAS cubes for OLAP and data mining services
  • Implement custom logic with MDX
  • Optimize storage design and query performance
  • Create SSRS reports; enable interactivity; write custom code
  • Manage the report environment
  • Configure security features for SSIS, SSAS, and SSRS


Assess your skills with the practice tests on CD. You can work through hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes to meet your specific learning needs. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies.

Your kit includes:

  • Official self-paced study guide.
  • Practice tests with multiple, customizable testing options and a learning plan based on your results.
  • 200 practice and review questions.
  • 180-day trial of SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition.
  • Case scenarios, exercises, and best practices.
  • Fully searchable eBook of this guide, plus sample chapters from related books.

Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-433—and on the job. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce and apply what you’ve learned through real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This official Microsoft study guide is designed to help you make the most of your study time.

Maximize your performance on the exam by learning to:

  • Create and manage database objects
  • Query and modify data; implement subqueries and CTEs * Optimize table structures and data integrity
  • Create stored procedures, functions, and triggers
  • Manage transactions, error handling, and change tracking
  • Tune query performance
  • Implement database mail, full-text search, Service Broker, scripts
  • Work with XML and SQLCLR Assess your skills with the practice tests on CD. You can work through hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes to meet your specific learning needs. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies.

Your kit includes: Official self-paced study guide.

  • Practice tests with multiple, customizable testing options and a learning plan based on your results.
  • 200 practice and review questions.
  • Case scenarios, exercises, and best practices.
  • Fully searchable eBook of this guide, plus sample chapters from related books.
  • A Note Regarding the CD or DVD and Practice Files

    Assess your skills with practice tests. You can work through hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes to meet your specific learning needs. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies.

    For customers who purchase an ebook version of this title, instructions for downloading the CD files can be found in the ebook.

    Book News Annotation:

    This book/CD-ROM self-paced training for business intelligence (BI) developers and administrators features official exam prep and practice exercises for the skills measured by Exam 70-448. Readers can work through a series of lessons on each exam objective, and apply what they've learned through real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. Coverage includes developing SSIS packages, debugging and error handling, developing and extending SSAS cubes, securing and administering SSAS, and configuring and administering the SSRS sever. The CD-ROM offers hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes, with detailed explanations for right and wrong answers. The CD-ROM also includes a trial version of SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition, and a searchable e-book, plus sample chapters from related books. Readers should have experience managing or supporting BI project security, deployment, and maintenance. Veerman is an award-winning business intelligence solution developer. Annotation ©2009 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

    Synopsis:

    Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-448—and on the job. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce and apply what you’ve learned through real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This official Microsoft study guide is designed to help you make the most of your study time.

    Maximize your performance on the exam by learning to: Create SSIS packages; troubleshoot data flow and control flow Configure, debug, and deploy SSIS solutions Develop SSAS cubes for OLAP and data mining services Implement custom logic with MDX Optimize storage design and query performance Create SSRS reports; enable interactivity; write custom code Manage the report environment Configure security features for SSIS, SSAS, and SSRS

    Assess your skills with the practice tests on CD. You can work through hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes to meet your specific learning needs. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies.

    Your kit includes: 15% exam discount from Microsoft. Offer expires 12/31/13. Details inside. Official self-paced study guide. Practice tests with multiple, customizable testing options and a learning plan based on your results. 200 practice and review questions. 180-day trial of SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition. Case scenarios, exercises, and best practices. Fully searchable eBook of this guide, plus sample chapters from related books.

    A Note Regarding the CD or DVD

    The print version of this book ships with a CD or DVD. For those customers purchasing one of the digital formats in which this book is available, we are pleased to offer the CD/DVD content as a free download via OReilly Medias Digital Distribution services. To download this content, please visit OReillys web site, search for the title of this book to find its catalog page, and click on the link below the cover image (Examples, Companion Content, or Practice Files). Note that while we provide as much of the media content as we are able via free download, we are sometimes limited by licensing restrictions. Please direct any questions or concerns to booktech@oreilly.com.

    A Note Regarding the CD or DVD

    The print version of this book ships with a CD or DVD. For those customers purchasing one of the digital formats in which this book is available, we are pleased to offer the CD/DVD content as a free download via OReilly Medias Digital Distribution services. To download this content, please visit OReillys web site, search for the title of this book to find its catalog page, and click on the link below the cover image (Examples, Companion Content, or Practice Files). Note that while we provide as much of the media content as we are able via free download, we are sometimes limited by licensing restrictions. Please direct any questions or concerns to booktech@oreilly.com.

    About the Author

    Teo Lachev is a developer, author, and mentor with Reporting Services. He works as a technical architect for a leading financial institution where he designs and implements business intelligence solutions for the banking industry. A Microsoft SQL Server MVP since 2004 for his contribution to the technical community, Teo is also a Microsoft Certified Solution Developer and Microsoft Certified Trainer. He is the author of "Applied Microsoft Analysis Services 2005" and the coauthor of the "Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Business Intelligence Implementation and Maintenance Training Kit," He frequently speaks at user groups and conferences such as TechEd and PASS. He lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

    Table of Contents

    DedicationExam 70-448: TS: Microsoft SQL Server 2008, Business Intelligence Development and MaintenanceAcknowledgmentsIntroductionChapter 1: Developing SSIS PackagesChapter 2: Debugging and Error Handling in SSISChapter 3: Deploying and Configuring SSIS PackagesChapter 4: Administering, Securing, and Executing SSIS PackagesChapter 5: Developing SSAS CubesChapter 6: Extending SSAS CubesChapter 7: Managing SSAS Storage, Processing, and DeploymentChapter 8: Securing and Administering SSASChapter 9: Working with SSAS Data MiningChapter 10: Developing SSRS ReportsChapter 11: Extending and Deploying SSRS ReportsChapter 12: Scheduling and Securing Deployed Reports and Data SourcesChapter 13: Configuring and Administering the SSRS ServerAnswersReferencesAbout the Authors

    Product Details

    ISBN:
    9780735626362
    Author:
    Veerman, Erik
    Publisher:
    Microsoft Press
    Author:
    Sarka, Dejan
    Author:
    Lachev, Teo
    Subject:
    General
    Subject:
    Certification Guides - General
    Subject:
    Database Management - SQL Server
    Subject:
    Technical Skills
    Subject:
    Computers-Reference - General
    Copyright:
    Edition Description:
    Trade Paper
    Series:
    Microsoft Press Training Kit
    Publication Date:
    20090431
    Binding:
    TRADE PAPER
    Language:
    English
    Illustrations:
    Y
    Pages:
    688
    Dimensions:
    9 x 7.38 x 1.7 in 3 lb

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    "Synopsis" by , Ace your preparation for the skills measured by MCTS Exam 70-448—and on the job. Work at your own pace through a series of lessons and reviews that fully cover each exam objective. Then, reinforce and apply what you’ve learned through real-world case scenarios and practice exercises. This official Microsoft study guide is designed to help you make the most of your study time.

    Maximize your performance on the exam by learning to: Create SSIS packages; troubleshoot data flow and control flow Configure, debug, and deploy SSIS solutions Develop SSAS cubes for OLAP and data mining services Implement custom logic with MDX Optimize storage design and query performance Create SSRS reports; enable interactivity; write custom code Manage the report environment Configure security features for SSIS, SSAS, and SSRS

    Assess your skills with the practice tests on CD. You can work through hundreds of questions using multiple testing modes to meet your specific learning needs. You get detailed explanations for right and wrong answers—including a customized learning path that describes how and where to focus your studies.

    Your kit includes: 15% exam discount from Microsoft. Offer expires 12/31/13. Details inside. Official self-paced study guide. Practice tests with multiple, customizable testing options and a learning plan based on your results. 200 practice and review questions. 180-day trial of SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition. Case scenarios, exercises, and best practices. Fully searchable eBook of this guide, plus sample chapters from related books.

    A Note Regarding the CD or DVD

    The print version of this book ships with a CD or DVD. For those customers purchasing one of the digital formats in which this book is available, we are pleased to offer the CD/DVD content as a free download via OReilly Medias Digital Distribution services. To download this content, please visit OReillys web site, search for the title of this book to find its catalog page, and click on the link below the cover image (Examples, Companion Content, or Practice Files). Note that while we provide as much of the media content as we are able via free download, we are sometimes limited by licensing restrictions. Please direct any questions or concerns to booktech@oreilly.com.

    A Note Regarding the CD or DVD

    The print version of this book ships with a CD or DVD. For those customers purchasing one of the digital formats in which this book is available, we are pleased to offer the CD/DVD content as a free download via OReilly Medias Digital Distribution services. To download this content, please visit OReillys web site, search for the title of this book to find its catalog page, and click on the link below the cover image (Examples, Companion Content, or Practice Files). Note that while we provide as much of the media content as we are able via free download, we are sometimes limited by licensing restrictions. Please direct any questions or concerns to booktech@oreilly.com.

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