Symphony API, Regional Workshop II (Custom Reports, Intro to Perl, Spreadsheets)

SirsiDynix Melbourne office, Level 11, 535 Bourke St, Melbourne, VIC, 3000

The Symphony API: Regional Workshop II course covers the topics of Symphony reporting, and Introduction to Perl and writing to a spreadsheet in custom reports.

For a more detailed introduction to Perl, refer to the Perl Workshop training offering.

Topics covered include:

  • Programs that comprise the SirsiDynix Symphony reporting system
  • How the reporting system schedules and runs reports
  • Layout of the delivery report directory
  • Tools used by the reporting system
  • Special data files in the reporting system
  • Prompting side of reports and the various configuration files required to write promoting phases
  • Run side of reports and the layout of the run scripts
  • Accountability schemes in the reporting system
  • Printing and formatting reports
  • Suggested design cycle for creating reports
  • Basic Perl introduction
  • Writing spreadsheet output


Date and Time: 
Tuesday, 20 October 2020 (All day) to Friday, 23 October 2020 (All day)