MySQL for Database Administrators

מק"ט: #61762 | משך קורס: 40 שעות אק'

The MySQL for Database Administrators course is the foundation course for database administrators and developers who want to use this powerful database. In this course you will learn how to secure users privileges, set resource limitations, and access controls. In addition, you will learn multiple new features such as creating and using Stored Procedures, Triggers and Views.

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קהל יעד

 DBAs and developers who want to administer MySQL 

תנאי קדם

  • Previous experience with any command-line program
  • Knowledge of database concepts
  • Relational Databases and SQL prior knowledge is recommended




By the end of this course participants will be able to:

  • Install and Upgrade MySQL for the most common operating systems
  • Utilize the MySQL Administrator Graphical User Interface (GUI) to manage a MySQL server
  • Use the INFORMATION_SCHEMA database to access metadata
  • Perform the MySQL start and shut-down operations
  • Configure MySQL server options at runtime
  • Evaluate data types and character sets for performance issues
  • Understand data locking concepts and the different levels of locking in MySQL
  • Differentiate between the multiple storage engines available in MySQL
  • Perform backup and restore operations utilizing multiple MySQL tools
  • Maintain integrity of a MySQL installation utilizing security protocols
  • Use stored routines and triggers for administration tasks
  • Manage, apply and understand the reason for using views
  • Improve performance through query optimization               
  • Optimize Schemas (Databases) utilizing multiple techniques
  • Utilize MySQL monitoring tools to improve server performance
  • Compare multiple environment options to improve server performance


Module 1: Introduction


  • MySQL Overview, Products, Services and Enterprise Services
  • Supported Operating Services
  • Installing MySQL
  • Installing the 'world' Database


Module 2: MySQL Architecture


  • Client/Server Architecture Overview
  • MySQL Architecture Overview
  • How MySQL Uses Disk Space and Memory
  • The MySQL Plug-In Interface


Module 3: The MySQL Server


  • Types of MySQL Distributions
  • Starting and Stopping MySQL on Windows and on Linux
  • Upgrading MySQL
  • Managing Multiple Servers


Module 4: Configuring the MySQL Server


  • MySQL Configuration
  • Dynamic Server Variables
  • Server SQL Modes
  • Log and Status Files
  • Binary Logging


Module 5: MySQL Clients


  • Overview of Administrative Clients
  • Invoking MySQL Client Programs
  • Using the mysql Client
  • The mysqladmin Client
  • MySQL Connectors
  • Third-Party APIs


Module 6: Overview of Data Types


  • Data Types
  • Numeric Data Types
  • Character String Data Types
  • Binary String Data Types
  • Temporal Data Types
  • NULLs
  • Column Attributes


Module 7: Metadata


  • Metadata Access Methods
  • The INFORMATION_SCHEMA Database/Schema
  • Using SHOW and DESCRIBE
  • The mysqlshow Command


Module 8: Storage Engines


  • Storage Engine Overview
  • MyISAM, InnoDB, and MEMORY Storage Engines
  • Other Storage Engines
  • Choosing Appropriate Storage Engines
  • Using Multiple Storage Engines
  • Storage Engine Comparison Chart


Module 9: Partitioning


  • Overview of Partitioning and reasons for using Partitioning
  • Creating a Partitioned Table
  • Obtaining Partition Information
  • Modifying and Removing Partitions
  • Partition Modification Performance Effects
  • Partition Pruning
  • Storage Engine Partition Information
  • Partitioning and Locking and Limitations


Module 10: Transactions and Locking


  • Transactions
  • Transaction Control statements
  • Isolation Levels
  • Locking


Module 11: Security and User Management


  • Security Risks, Security Measures, Privileges
  • Access Levels, including: 1 - User Accounts, 2 – Databases, 3 – Tables, 4 – Columns, 5 - Stored Routines
  • User Account Maintenance
  • Client Access Control
  • Using Secure Connections


Module 12: Table Maintenance


  • Table Maintenance
  • SQL Statements for maintenance operations
  • Client and Utility Programs for table maintenance
  • Table Maintenance per Storage Engine


Module 13: Exporting and Importing Data


  • Exporting and Importing Data
  • Exporting and Importing Data Using SQL
  • Import Data with the SQL scripts


Module 14: Programming with MySQL


  • Defining, Executing and Examining Stored Routines
  • Stored Routines and Execution Security
  • Defining, Creating, and Deleting Triggers
  • Trigger Restrictions and Privileges
  • Defining Events
  • Schedule Events
  • DBA's Use of MySQL Programming
  • Backup Stored Routines


Module 15: Views


  • What is a view?
  • Creating Views
  • Updatable Views
  • Managing Views


Module 16: Backup and Recovery


  • Planning for Recovery Backup
  • Backup Tools Overview
  • Making Raw Backups
  • Making Logical (Text) Backups
  • Backup Log and Status Files
  • Replication as an Aid to Backup
  • Backup Method Comparison
  • Data Recovery


Module 17: Introduction to Performance Tuning


  • Using EXPLAIN to Analyze Queries
  • General Table Optimizations
  • Setting and Interpreting MySQL Server Variables


Module 18: Introduction to High Availability


  • MySQL Replication