Training

Our Client Services team has extensive expertise in developing customized training classes for Ad-Hoc Reporting and Data Integration solutions that can be conducted onsite or via the internet.  Topics addressed as part of our standard URSA and DQ software training curriculums are listed below.  Please contact us to discuss how we can be of service.

DQVista
  - Introduction and overview
  - Getting started
  - Create a report specification
  - Customize the report
  - Filtering rows (selection logic)
  - Summarize data
  - Specify output destinations
  - Create virtual (user-defined) fields
  - Global report options
  - Environment and administration

DQmart (1/2 day)
  - Introduction and overview
  - Understanding DQmart components
  - Browser familiarity and controls
  - Using Report Hyperlinks
  - Navigating the DQmart
  - Using Report Prompts
  - Using DQmart with Excel
  - Opening DQmart report links from Excel
  - Using DQmart reports as "Favorites" or "Bookmarks"

DQbroker (2 days)
  - Overview of DQpowersuite
  - UNIX installation
  - Windows Server installation
  - Initial configuration
  - DQadmin - administration and security
  - Creating views
  - Setting up an ODBC datasource
  - Setting up the DARGAL server environment

URSA (3 days)
  - Introduction
  - Creating a simple report
  - Formatting output
  - Using output devices
  - Specifying selection logic
  - Specifying groups
  - Creating defines
  - Customizing a report
  - Batching URSA specs
  - Setupfiles
  - Creating joins in URSA

URSA Adminstrator (2 days)
  - Batch reporting
  - Setupfiles
  - Overview of file descriptions and masters
  - Generating FDs for DMSII and COBOL files
  - Editing file descriptions
  - DMSGEN and building GEN programs
  - EZINSTALL and security

Introduction to DARGAL (1 day)
  - DARGAL command syntax
  - DARGAL editing commands
  - Generating and modifying DARGAL programs
  - Conversion tables
  - Joining files

Administration (2 days)
  - Batch reporting
  - Setupfiles
  - Overview of file descriptions and masters
  - Generating FDs for DMSII and COBOL files
  - Editing file descriptions
  - Overview of FDSYS instructions
  - DMSGEN and building GEN programs
  - Extract and tag files
  - EZINSTALL and security