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Learn
  • Install, configure, and use MySQL Workbench to restore a database
  • Explore different data types such as string, numeric, and date and time
  • Query a single table using the basic SQL SELECT statement and the FROM, WHERE, and ORDER BY clauses
  • Query multiple tables by understanding various types of table relationships
  • Modify data in tables using the INSERT, UPDATE, and DELETE statements
  • Use aggregate functions to group and summarize data
  • Detect bad data, duplicates, and irrelevant values while processing data
About

SQL is a powerful querying language that's used to store, manipulate, and retrieve data, and it is one of the most popular languages used by developers to query and analyze data efficiently.

If you're looking for a comprehensive introduction to SQL, Learn SQL Database Programming will help you to get up to speed with using SQL to streamline your work in no time. Starting with an overview of relational database management systems, this book will show you how to set up and use MySQL Workbench and design a database using practical examples. You'll also discover how to query and manipulate data with SQL programming using MySQL Workbench. As you advance, you’ll create a database, query single and multiple tables, and modify data using SQL querying. This SQL book covers advanced SQL techniques, including aggregate functions, flow control statements, error handling, and subqueries, and helps you process your data to present your findings. Finally, you’ll implement best practices for writing SQL and designing indexes and tables.

By the end of this SQL programming book, you’ll have gained the confidence to use SQL queries to retrieve and manipulate data.

Features
  • Explore all SQL statements in depth using a variety of examples
  • Get to grips with database querying, data aggregate, manipulation, and much more
  • Understand how to explore and process data of varying complexity to tell a story
Page Count 564
Course Length 16 hours 55 minutes
ISBN 9781838984762
Date Of Publication 29 May 2020

Authors

Josephine Bush

Josephine Bush has over 10 years experience as a Database Administrator. Her experience is extensive and broad-based, including in financial, business, and energy data systems using MySQL, SQL Server, Oracle, and PostgreSQL. She is a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert: Data Management and Analytics. She holds a BS in Information Technology, an MBA in IT Management, and an MS in Data Analytics.