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Databases

Adam Duffield
Adam Duffield
30,494 Points

Any chance of a course on database optimization anytime soon?

Pretty much explained above, I know it's not beginner level but my company are very on top of their website optimization but the only area they are missing is DB optimization, wondered if Treehouse could give me any pointer? I'm thinking along the lines of indexing my most commonly used tables but a Treehouse course would be awesome!

Ken Alger
Ken Alger
Treehouse Teacher

Which DB system are you using?

2 Answers

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,644 Points

I wouldn't think "soon". The Modifying Data With SQL course was just released. The next database course will be Reporting With SQL. It's due later this month, but currently has no trailer and can't be bookmarked yet.

Future courses are generally announced a month or more in advance of release, and no others have been announced yet.

Ken Alger
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Ken Alger
Treehouse Teacher

Adam;

As Steven Parker mentioned, there are no courses in the pipeline for SQL optimization. I would point you to a couple of online references to get you headed in that direction though.

That last one is a bit dated, but the concepts are sound.

Post back with further questions.

Happy coding, er querying.
Ken