xDI Remote Learning

Advanced

$1000 / £850 / €975 per person

About

Advanced training in the use of the xDI Data Integration tool including the development xDI templates and components. It is intended for xDI developers who already have significant experience.

Who Should Attend

Developer
Project Manager

Prerequisites

  • Completion of the Developing with xDI course or equivalent experience validated by XDI.
  • In-depth knowledge of databases (SQL language) and programming with the ability to use scripting and/or programming languages.
  • Recommend a minimum of 6 months experience with XDI.
  • Practice of projects with the XDI solution over a minimum period of 6 months (or proof of sufficient equivalent experience).

Training Overview

Creating Metadata-Driven Templates

  • XPath
  • "tech:" and "ref:" functions
  • Metadata links and %x generation
  • Repetition queries
  • Generation conditions (Link and Actions)
  • Parameters: List of Values, References
  • %xsl and xsl variables

Session Variables

  • Session variables and ${}$
  • SQLToParameters
  • Scripting (Actions, %e, %b and %s)
  • __ctx__ object

Execution Flow

  • Execution type (Successful, Unsuccessful, Anyway)
  • Restart point
  • Binding
  • Execution Condition

Metadata Variables

  • %{ }%
  • Variable Manager
  • Use of Variables in Metadata
  • Use of Variables in Mappings

Mapping Templates

  • Mapping metadata
  • .tpc Files

Advanced Development Techniques

  • Rdbms
  • SQL Operation and connection management
  • Parallelism
  • Files
  • Multi-record files
  • Hierarchical Files