Learn how to install or provision SQL Server 2016^ SQL Server v.Next on Linux^ and Azure SQL Databases.
The role of a SQL Server database administrator has expanded from the server rack to the datacenter to the cloud^ and from Windows Server OS to Platform as a Service and Linux. This computer science course introduces features and technologies for implementing a database. Topics include: Considerations for Deploying SQL Server Deploying SQL Server to various environments and scenarios Migrating databases between versions and platforms Note: To complete the hands-on elements in this course^ you will require an Azure subscription. You can sign up for a free Azure trial subscription (a valid credit card is required for verification^ but you will not be charged for Azure services). Note that the free trial is not available in all regions. It is possible to complete the course and earn a certificate without completing the hands-on practices.