CompTIA DataSys (DS0-001)


This course includes
Hands-On Labs
AI Tutor (Add-on)

The CompTIA DataSys+ course is designed to equip you with the essential skills and knowledge needed to excel in the field of data systems administration. This course will provide you with a solid foundation in managing data systems effectively. The course helps you explore the latest advancements and emerging technologies in the realm of data systems, including the transformative impact of cloud computing, virtualization, and containerization.

Here's what you will get

The CompTIA DataSys+ exam establishes a cohesive benchmark for proficiently managing and safeguarding data assets. This examination encompasses the essential skills required by database administrators for the deployment, management, and maintenance of high-availability systems. Successful completion of this exam attests to an individual's competence in navigating the complexities of data systems administration, ensuring they are well-equipped to handle the challenges inherent in securing and maintaining robust database environments.


9+ Lessons | 357+ Exercises | 140+ Quizzes | 278+ Flashcards | 127+ Glossary of terms


65+ Pre Assessment Questions | 2+ Full Length Tests | 90+ Post Assessment Questions | 180+ Practice Test Questions

Hands-On Labs

17+ LiveLab | 14+ Video tutorials | 23+ Minutes

Here's what you will learn

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Lessons 1: Introduction

  • The DataSys+ Exam
  • What Does This Course Cover?
  • Exam DS0-001 Exam Objectives
  • DS0-001 Certification Exam Objective Map

Lessons 2: Today's Data Systems Professional

  • Data Drives the Modern Business
  • Data Systems
  • Careers in Data Systems
  • Summary

Lessons 3: Database Fundamentals

  • Types of Databases
  • Programming and Database Operations
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lessons 4: SQL and Scripting

  • Flavors of SQL
  • Automating Operations
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lessons 5: Database Deployment

  • Planning and Design
  • Implementation, Testing, and Deployment
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lessons 6: Database Management and Maintenance

  • Monitoring and Reporting
  • Maintenance
  • Facilitating Operations
  • Data Management Tasks
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lessons 7: Governance, Security, and Compliance

  • Data Governance
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Data Security
  • Data Classification
  • Routine Auditing
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lessons 8: Database Security

  • Database Infrastructure Security
  • Database Attacks
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Lessons 9: Business Continuity

  • The Nature of Disaster
  • Disaster Recovery Planning
  • Backup and Restore
  • Summary
  • Exam Essentials

Hands-on LAB Activities

Database Fundamentals

  • Creating an Entity-Relationship (ER) Diagram
  • Creating a Comma-Separated Values (CSV) File

SQL and Scripting

  • Altering a Table
  • Filtering the Data
  • Aggregating Data
  • Joining Tables

Database Deployment

  • Normalizing Data from 1NF to 2NF
  • Normalizing Data from 2NF to 3NF

Database Management and Maintenance

  • Backing up a Database
  • Creating a View

Governance, Security, and Compliance

  • Creating a Password in LastPass
  • Creating a Connection

Database Security

  • Configuring a Network Firewall
  • Configuring the Windows Defender Settings
  • Exploiting the Database using SQL Injection

Business Continuity

  • Configuring RAID
  • Installing the Failover Cluster Feature

Exam FAQs

Equivalent to at least 2-3 years of experience in a database administrator role is recommended.

USD 358 

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Multiple choice and performance-based

The exam contains 90 questions.

90 minutes


In the event that you fail your first (1st) attempt to pass any CompTIA certification examination, CompTIA does not require any waiting period between the first (1st) and second (2nd) attempt to pass such examination. However, before your third (3rd) attempt or any subsequent attempt to pass such examination, you shall be required to wait for a period of at least fourteen (14) calendar days from the date of your last attempt to pass such examination.