Training

Viewpoint Express for Sequel

IBM i

Viewpoint Express helps you master the basics of Viewpoint—the graphical interface for Sequel—with a minimal time investment and flexible scheduling options. Once you have the basics under your belt, you’ll be able to access, analyze, and report on key business information with ease.

Topics covered include how to:

  • Explore the Viewpoint environment
  • Understand database concepts and terminology
  • Use SQL to create powerful Views (queries)
  • Format column results for impact and clarity
  • Make calculations from simple to conditional
  • Convert and manipulate dates
  • Add run-time prompts to Sequel objects
  • Create summary results using Views, Host Tables, and Client Tables (pivot tables)
  • Build Dashboards
  • Choose from flexible Viewpoint output options

Prerequisits

  • High-speed Internet connection (DSL, cable modem, or T1)
  • 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 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
$2,800 (up to 4 students)
up to 8 hours (two sessions)