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SmartComponent Library Training

22 January 2024  - 26 January 2024

Join the Live Online Training 22-26 January 2024 with Daniel van Doorn!

During this 5 days training you will take a deep dive into the development of the Application Business Logic / Backend Components and the tools of the SmartComponent Library.

The training will provide an introduction into two frontend options: OpenEdge GUI for .NET frontend of the SmartComponent Library as well as RESTful services.  

The training will be held by:

Daniel van Doorn

Daniel van Doorn, Senior Consultant


  • Progress Developer Studio for OpenEdge (basics)
  • OOABL (basics)
  • ProDatasets (understanding of concepts at least)
  • AppServer (basic understanding)

Day 1

  • Architectural Overview: The SmartComponent Library, the OpenEdge Reference Architecture (OERA) and the Common Component Specification (CCS)
  • Overview of the training environment, Tools, Progress Developer Studio Workspace, AppServer
  • Using the Business Entity Designer to build and test Business Entities
  • Overview of Internet Resources for the SmartComponent Library

Day 2

  • Developing Business Entities
  • Accessing Business Entities
  • Simple and Complex Validation
  • Using Dataset Model Classes
  • Strong Typed Queries
  • The Hidden Gems: The Util Helper Classes

Day 3

  • Complex Query Scenarios
  • Command line tools: Scaffolding and Static Names Generator

Day 4

  • Business Tasks and Invokable Methods
  • Object Serialization Options
  • Building RESTful Services
  • Testing RESTful Services using PASOE
  • Logging Options
  • Command line tools: Trimming and monitoring the PASOE

Day 5

  • GUI for .NET Applications Development
  • Generating GUI for .NET Application with the SmartComponent Library
  • Building Complex screens


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