NEW YORK, Aug. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- SMI Corp. has today released a
full-motion video and audio CD-ROM training course for Microsoft SQL Server
With the "Practical Microsoft SQL Server 2000 Administration on 21
CD-ROMs" training course from SMI Corp., database administrators will learn
techniques for installing, configuring, administering and programming
Microsoft SQL Server 2000. Expert database architect Kalman Toth's friendly
presentation style makes this complex technical subject matter easy to
understand. At the conclusion of this course the student will be prepared for
successful database administration and be ready to pass exams #70-028 and
#70-228, which provide core credits toward MCDBA certification and elective
credits toward MCSE certification upon successful completion. Since the
course is practical in nature, DBA (Database Administrator) candidates should
be able to pass job interviews and perform well in DBA capacity.
Kalman Toth is a recognized expert in Database design, modeling,
programming and administration with specific expertise in Microsoft SQL Server
and Sybase. Since 1998, he has accumulated 8 database certification from
Microsoft. Kalman is an MCDBA. He is database consultant to large
corporations such as Citibank, UBS, Deloitte & Touche, Dun & Bradstreet,
Reuters, Lehman Brothers and web properties company Traffix.
All 21 CD-ROMs contain full motion screen image video with rich audio
narration. They were prepared with Camtasia Studio (camtasia.com), and played
back via Flash (macromedia.com). Audio recording was done with Duo
Professional Preamp. This particular method of multimedia training represents
the best learning environment for the student. It is also the most cost-
effective way of acquiring database knowledge and administration skills. Each
CD-ROM (chapter) is broken down to units, typically 10 minutes in length.
Students can replay each unit as many times as necessary to master it. Mouse
movements in Enterprise Manager (administrative GUI tool) can be learned by
tracing the full-motion screen image. Students can achieve verbal confidence
-- necessary for interview and performance on the job -- by narrating along
loudly. Database scripting and programming can be mastered as they are run in
Query Analyzer (programming tool), and explained by the expert trainer in the
background. Other administration tools, such as DTS (Data Transfer Services),
are being presented as well with true moving monitor images in full color.
Mastering the full-motion screen image video 21 CD-ROMs SQL Server
Administration training series is equivalent to three years' on-the-job
experience. That is the source of confidence for DBA candidates looking for
their first jobs.
It is also the source of reassurance for IT professionals expanding their
database skill set.
The training package is priced at $695, and is currently shipping.
For more information and test-drive visit www.sqlusa.com.
Any questions email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kalman Toth of SMI Corp.
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