This is an introductory course to the world of data and databases. Even if you don't work in IT, this course is perfect for learning what people mean when they talk about big data, why data matters to your company, what databases are and how they work, and even how to start a career in database administration.
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Because this is a fundamental course that walks through the basic concepts of data and databases, it's perfect for anyone who needs a quick understanding of data. From senior management to an accounting intern, there's no one in any business who wouldn't benefit from knowing what databases are and how to use them.
No, this course isn't tied to any certifications and it's not designed with any tests or exams in mind. It's a unique course designed by CBT Nuggets trainer James Conrad to explain data and databases in terms that anyone can understand and put to use right away. No jargon, no unnecessary memorization, just context and understanding.
CompTIA has many certifications that are ideal for someone getting started in the IT career field, and although this data and databases course isn't designed to prepare you for a cert, you can still work toward one with what you'll learn. Data+, A+ and IT Fundamentals are all excellent career-starting certs from CompTIA to consider after this course.
You should take this data and databases course because it's very short and after you've taken it, you'll understand all the various terms, concepts and options that exist in the data and databases world. Take this course and learn the best practices, business uses, and options for using databases that your peers and competitors haven't learned yet.