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SQL Server 2012 Exam Progress

I’ve managed to pass the following exams so far:

  • 461 – Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012
  • 462 – Administering Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases
  • 464 – Developing Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Databases…
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Exam 70-464 - Updated 24/09/2013

I’ve decided to skip exam 70-463 (Implementing a Data Warehouse with SQL Server 2012) and move onto 70-464. (See my previous post for the full 2012 certification path). 1,903 more words


SQL 2012 Certification Path - SQL in Sixty Seconds #065

Brief explanation of SQL 2012 Certification Path from Pinal Dave.

I’m now thinking of doing 70-464 and 70-465 before I go for 70-463.

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Exam 70-461 passed

I managed to get a last minute booking for the exam yesterday afternoon and have just taken it.  I passed with 925 out of 1000 but as I use this stuff each day I expected myself to do okay.   40 more words

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The SEQUENCE object

In SQL Server 2012 the SEQUENCE object was added.  This seems to be to get past some of the deficiencies in the IDENTITY property.

It allows you to use the same sequence across multiple columns in multiple tables whereas the IDENTITY property is linked to a particular column within a particular table. 461 more words


Foundations of T-SQL

I’ve start preparing for the 70-461 exam and have just started looking at the training kit guide book. The stuff in this exam is the stuff I do on a daily basis so I should be able to get through it quicker than the stuff for the DBA exam. 434 more words


DBA Exam (70-462)

I’ve decided against doing the upgrade exams (70-457 and 70-458) and am now going to do the three standard SQL Server 2012 exams (70-461, 70-462 and 70-463). 118 more words

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