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MySQL Administration Course Details


Audience:

  • MySQL Database administrator

Pre-Requisites:

  • Excellent computer literacy
  • Technically inclined
  • SQL Course or Equivalent Knowledge

Duration:

2 Days

Price:

$367.50 If you are currently resident in South Africa you will need to pay VAT at 14%.   *Discount available

PC Hire:

$44   *Bring a PC

Note: information may change without notice.

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About MySQL Administration

MySQL database administration training. Learn how to install MySQL, manage users and privileges, how to backup and restore MySQL databases, configure and maintain a MySQL server.

Course Outline


  • Introduction to MySQL
  • Installing MySQL
    • Installation Choices and Platforms
    • Using the Command-Line Interface
    • Downloading and Verifying Files from the MySQL AB Web Site
    • Installing Under Linux
    • Installing Under Windows
    • Configuring Access to the MySQL Server
  • Using the MySQL Monitor
    • Starting the Monitor
    • Style, Case, and Semicolons
    • The Monitor Help
    • Running the Monitor in Batch Mode
    • Loading the Sample Databases
    • MySQL Monitor Program Options
    • Graphical Clients
  • Doing More with MySQL
    • Loading Data from Comma-Delimited Files
    • Writing Data into Comma-Delimited Files
    • The EXPLAIN Statement
  • Managing Users and Privileges
    • Understanding Users and Privileges
    • Creating and Using New Users
    • Privileges
    • The GRANT OPTION Privilege
    • How Privileges Interact
    • Users and Hosts
    • Checking Privileges
    • Revoking Privileges
    • Removing Users
    • Understanding and Changing Passwords
    • The Default Users
    • Devising a User Security Policy
    • Managing Privileges with SQL
    • Privileges and Performance
    • Resetting Forgotten MySQL Passwords
  • Backups and Recovery
    • Dumping a Database as SQL Statements
    • Loading Data from an SQL Dump File
    • Scheduling Backups
    • The Binary Log
    • Checking and Repairing Corrupted Tables
    • Re-Creating Damaged Grant Tables
  • Using an Options File
    • Configuring Options for the MySQL Monitor
    • Structure of the Options File
    • Scope of Options
    • Search Order for Options Files
    • Determining the Options in Effect
  • Configuring and Tuning the Server
    • The MySQL Server Daemon
    • Server Variables
    • Checking Server Settings

Delivery Method

Instructor Led classroom based training. Scheduled classes are normally held in Woodmead - near to Sandton in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Stationary and textbook included. Refreshments, including 2 tea breaks and a cooked meal for lunch are provided for full time courses. Light finger meals are supplied for part time courses.

Scheduled Dates


To apply for a booking, click on the relevant "Book Here" link below.
Note: places are only fully secured once payment has been made.

Start DateDuration 
Thu 16 Mar 20172 daysBook Here
Thu 18 May 20172 daysBook Here
Thu 20 Jul 20172 daysBook Here
Thu 10 Aug 20172 daysBook Here
Thu 21 Sep 20172 daysBook Here
Thu 16 Nov 20172 daysBook Here

Gautrain

For clients who want to enjoy the convenience of public transport, consider the Gautrain. Our training premises in Woodmead is located near the Morning Glenn Mall Bus Stop. If organised by prior arrangement we will collect delegates from the afore mentioned bus stop at no extra charge. Direction to the bus stop are as follows:

Take the Gautrain to the Sandton station.
Take the S2 Bus to Morning Glenn Mall.
We will collect you at 8:30 directly from the bus stop.

Accommodation

Please submit a query on the course page and we will be able to advise you on hotels and guest houses close to the training facility.