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Learn the fundamentals you need to ace the CompTIA IT Fundamentals (FC0-U61) exam. Passing the exam earns you the ITF+ certification, designed for advanced users considering a career in IT. This certification is a great entry point for novices transitioning to IT pros—and this three-part cert prep series provides "self-help" style guidance that you can use to study for the exam. The third course covers computer maintenance, troubleshooting, databases, and programming. Instructor Scott Jernigan shows how to clean and maintain computers, troubleshoot the most common issues, identify the essential components of databases, and understand the building blocks of programming—in any language.
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Scott JerniganScott Jernigan has been chief editor at Total Seminars for over 15 years.
Another unlikely hero in the Total Seminars' saga, Scott was a University of Houston medieval history doctoral student. He sure knew a lot about computers though, primarily because of his obsession with computer games. Scott left the doctoral program and has poured his heart and soul into making great books and other training materials.
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- We covered in a previous episode why we use databases. They provide a robust solution for dealing with a lot of data, possibly input from multiple people over multiple locations, and so on. This episode focuses on specific elements of a database to see how they work together to make a database do its job. We'll tackle some new jargon words, but you'll learn more than enough to make the jargon make sense. The first term you need to understand is relational database. The typical database has a lot of tables, with each table holding a specific set of information or data. Each table links to one or more tables according to how they relate. An extended example will make this more clear. Let's explore the inner workings of the student grade book database, instituted in Principal Price's school. The database is installed on the main school server, accessible to all the teachers so they can input grades in various subjects for all the…
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