Informix SQL Part 2 Course

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Course Overview

This course covers some of the more complex options in SQL querying such as outer joins, self-joins and correlated subqueries. The effects of transaction logging and SQL transactions will be examined. You will look at the query plans created by the optimiser and use them to understand how the query is performed. You will learn how to use optimiser directives available in Informix Dynamic Server. You will be introduced to cursors, stored procedures and triggers. Extensive hands-on experience will be provided. The course will provide you with some ideas of analysing and improving the performance of queries.

Pre-Requisites

Delegates should have attended the Relational Database Design and Informix SQL Part 1 courses or have equivalent knowledge.

Topics covered

Review of SQL basics


The SQL optimizer


Influencing the optimizer


Transactions


Concurrency control


Managing cursors


Performance issues


Introduction to stored procedures & triggers



Course ID: PTR21