Synopses & Reviews
EXAM PREP GUIDE
Ace your preparation for the skills measured by Exam 70-462—and on the job—with this official Microsoft study guide. 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.
Maximize your performance on the exam by mastering the skills and experience measured by these objectives:
- Install and configure SQL Server
- Maintain instances and databases
- Optimize and troubleshoot SQL Server
- Manage data
- Implement security
- Implement high availability
A Note Regarding Practice Tests
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.
About the Author
Orin Thomas is a consultant, writer, and Microsoft MVP whose books include the Microsoft Press Training Kits for Exams 70-646, 70-647, 70-662, and 70-680. He is also a contributing editor for Windows IT Pro magazine.
Peter Ward, MVP, is a highly regarded consultant, speaker, and trainer who provides solutions for some of the largest SQL Server sites in Australia. He is a Microsoft MVP for SQL Server.
boB Taylor, MCM, is a SQL Server Principal Premier Field Engineer and database architect for with Microsoft. He has 30+ years of programming experience and multiple certifications.
Table of Contents
IntroductionPreparing for the ExamChapter 1: Planning and Installing SQL Server 2012Chapter 2: Configuring and Managing SQL Server InstancesChapter 3: Configuring SQL Server 2012 ComponentsChapter 4: Migrating, Importing, and ExportingChapter 5: SQL Server Logins, Roles, and UsersChapter 6: Securing SQL Server 2012Chapter 7: Mirroring and ReplicationChapter 8: Clustering and AlwaysOnChapter 9: Troubleshooting SQL Server 2012Chapter 10: Indexes and ConcurrencyChapter 11: SQL Server Agent, Backup, and RestoreChapter 12: Code Case Studies