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Actian X Report Writer (Instructor-led)

Actian X Report Writer (Instructor-led)

This paid for instructor-led course is for Developers and End Users who need to present detailed reports from an Actian X database

About this course

Instructor-led Yes
Duration 2 days
Course charge Yes.  Please email the Actian Education team to discuss further
Product version ActianX 11.x
Course code IRW

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Use Reports by Forms (RBF) to generate reports from Actian X databases
  • Write Reports using the Actian X Report Writer specification language

Course Style

This course uses lectures, demonstrations and practicals to teach the delegates all the major aspects of Report Writer and Reports by Forms (RBF). It is suitable for users of all versions from Ingres 2.6 onwards.

Who Should Attend

This course is for Developers and End Users who need to present detailed reports from an Actian X database

Prerequisites

Delegates should have attended the Introduction To The Actian X Product And Actian X SQL course or have extensive equivalent experience of SQL.

Key Topics

  • Using the RBF editor
  • Running RBF reports
  • Composing basic ReportWriter reports
  • Data Retrieval
  • Sorts and Breaks
  • Creating Headers and Footers
  • Formats and Templates
  • Aggregates and Summaries
  • Variables
  • Using other SQL
  • Block processing
  • Testing Reports
  • Running Reports from the Operating System
  • Storing and Copying Reports
  • Running Reports from the Database

About this course

Instructor-led Yes
Duration 2 days
Course charge Yes.  Please email the Actian Education team to discuss further
Product version ActianX 11.x
Course code IRW

At the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Use Reports by Forms (RBF) to generate reports from Actian X databases
  • Write Reports using the Actian X Report Writer specification language

Course Style

This course uses lectures, demonstrations and practicals to teach the delegates all the major aspects of Report Writer and Reports by Forms (RBF). It is suitable for users of all versions from Ingres 2.6 onwards.

Who Should Attend

This course is for Developers and End Users who need to present detailed reports from an Actian X database

Prerequisites

Delegates should have attended the Introduction To The Actian X Product And Actian X SQL course or have extensive equivalent experience of SQL.

Key Topics

  • Using the RBF editor
  • Running RBF reports
  • Composing basic ReportWriter reports
  • Data Retrieval
  • Sorts and Breaks
  • Creating Headers and Footers
  • Formats and Templates
  • Aggregates and Summaries
  • Variables
  • Using other SQL
  • Block processing
  • Testing Reports
  • Running Reports from the Operating System
  • Storing and Copying Reports
  • Running Reports from the Database