- Internet access
- One of the following browsers:
- - Mozilla Firefox
- - Microsoft Internet Explorer (9.0 or above)
- - Google Chrome
- - Safari
- Adobe PDF plug-in (a free download obtained at Adobe.com .)
For Introduction to SQL: Any type of computer with a Windows Operating System, and any desktop (standalone, not required to run over a server) or client/server (required to run over a server) Database Management System (DBMS) that you are familiar with that supports the execution of Structured Query Language (SQL). Examples include Microsoft Access, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, Sybase, PostgreSQL.
Downloads and instructions for Microsoft Access and SQL Server are available in the course.
For Intermediate SQL: Microsoft Access 2003 or later (software must be installed and fully operational shortly before the course begins). Microsoft Access is bundled with Microsoft Office at the following web site: https://products.office.com/en/try. Depending on your operating system, you may be required to install additional service packs, which are available at the Microsoft Download Center: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download.
NOTE: This course is not suitable for Macintosh users.