A database developer is responsible for writing instructions that affect the way records are stored in a computer system. In this learning path, focus on improving databases and discover how to write programs that access data in a database.
Learn to modify databases and create reports from databases.
Write programs to access data in a database.
Understand the structure of a database and how to create tables.
Programming Foundations: Databases with Scott Simpson
Learn the fundamentals of database programming. Find out how to build a database, define relationships, and write queries.
1h 25m • COURSE
Learning SQL Programming with Scott Simpson
Learn the basics of SQL, the programming language for retrieving and editing data from databases such as SQL Server, MySQL, MariaDB, and PostgreSQL.
1h 27m • COURSE
Learning MySQL Development with Brad Wheeler
Learn how to use MySQL to build databases and power data-driven applications.
1h 48m • COURSE
Learning MongoDB with Justin Jenkins
Get started with MongoDB. Learn how to use this popular nonrelational database to power your full-stack development workflow.
2h 22m • COURSE
You’ll learn database development skills with these experts
Scott Simpson has a master's in education and currently creates technology courses as an author at LinkedIn.
Scott has been interested in computers since he was about seven years old, and for most of that time, he's been teaching friends, family, and strangers how to use them. This geeky hobby turned into a job with Apple during college, and after completing his master's degree in education at San Diego State University, he has helped to shape the Developer segment here at lynda.com as a content producer. Scott enjoys building web apps and exploring new technologies. He can be found on Twitter at @scotty82.
Brad Wheeler is a test and validation engineer at Allion USA.
He has 14 years of experience in information technology and engineering. In his spare time he writes fiction, plays video games, and studies history. Brad lives in Portland, Oregon with his wife and two dogs.