Databases are ubiquitous in business and life, but they're often misunderstood and underestimated. Quickly ramp up on the reasons, features, the terminology and jargon around databases, the current marketplace, and the skills you need.
Tech leaders need a fundamental understanding of the tools and technologies their teams use to build solutions. In this course, Databases: Executive Briefing, you will learn foundational knowledge of databases; not just a single product, but the entire technology area. First, you will cover the core features of databases, the problems they solve, and the choices you might need to make. Next, you will discover the end-to-end process of designing a database. Finally, you will explore the marketplace and skills needed on a team. When you’re finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge to help implement a database to support your product, team, or organization.
Simon is a staff author at Pluralsight. With a 30-year background in programming and teaching, he obsesses on making complicated subjects accessible, memorable, and easier to learn. Since 2002, he's recorded dozens of popular and highly-rated training courses. His current focus is on iOS and computer science topics.