API Regional Workshop (Queries, Extractions, Edits and Transactions)

SirsiDynix Melbourne office, Level 11, 535 Bourke St (cnr Bourke and William), VIC, 3000
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SymAPI-9100 – Symphony API: Regional Workshop I (Queries , Extractions, Edits and Transactions

The API Regional Workshop is 4 days, 7 hours each day. 

The SirsiDynix Symphony Application Programming Interface (API) Workshop teaches access to the core components of the Symphony system. The topics presented in the API workshop include:

  • Tools used for performing batch transactions
  • Tools used for recording these transactions to the logs
  • Powerful utilities for gathering, editing, loading, exporting and formatting data

In addition, these SERF (Selection, Editing, Removal and Formatting) utilities are available to aid users in creating custom reports.


  • Familiarity with SD Symphony Configuration/Administration
  • Familiarity with SD Symphony WorkFlows, especially reporting
  • Familiarity with UNIX or Windows Server operating system
  • Knowledge of the following PERL functions: Variable declaration, String comparison, For each statements, IF statements, Integer comparison, System calls, Arrays, Split


  • Learn tools that allow global selection, editing and removal of records
  • Learn Report construction and review of all files needed to create custom reports and how they interact with each other
  • Learn dataloading and data manipulation
  • Learn details on the client/server relationship and tools that allow users to mimic global transactions such as charging, discharging, etc.

Trainer is Joel Hahn

Date and Time: 
Monday, 22 July 2019 (All day) to Thursday, 25 July 2019 (All day)