Basic Viewpoint


Basic Viewpoint


During this live, instructor-led, two-day introductory course, you'll become familiar with the Viewpoint environment and learn how to create, modify, and run basic Sequel views (data retrieval/queries).

Topics covered include:

  • An overview of Sequel & basic SQL
  • Exploring the Viewpoint environment
  • Choosing your data source(s)
  • Selecting and formatting result fields
  • Creating calculated fields (columns)
  • Sorting results
  • Selecting records
  • Building file relationships
  • An overview of output options


  • A high-speed Internet connection (DSL, cable modem, or T1)
  • A screen resolution of 1024 x 768 or higher
  • Current version of Sequel installed on your IBM i
  • Current version of Sequel Viewpoint installed on your PC
  • Viewpoint design authority
  • Access to Viewpoint during class for hands-on exercises
  • Authority to create class objects during class for hands-on experience
  • An IBM i user library where class objects can be saved
  • Access to the all objects in the SEQUELEX library from Viewpoint

This class follows a blended approach to learning that includes:

  • Presentation and live demonstrations
  • Hands-on activities on your own system
  • Participant interaction with trainers during sessions

Registration is required at least 72 hours before the class. You can cancel your registration up to 72 hours before the class without penalty. No-shows will be billed.

23 - 24
1540303200 Tuesday
October 23, 2018

1540396800 Wednesday
October 24, 2018

$396 per person
Two 2-hour sessions