home 
 
 
 
nlfr
 
Home
About ABIS
Services
Courses
Resources
Contact
MyABIS
C
All CoursesbalkjeGeneral courses » Introduction to HW & SW » Soft skills » TracksOperating systems » MVS - z/OS » Linux - UNIX » Mac OS X » iPad and iPhone iOSDatabases and middleware » Relational databases & SQL » Db2 for z/OS » Db2 for LUW » Oracle » SQL Server » MySQL & MariaDB » IMS » CICS » IBM MQ » WebSphere » Data Science, Big Data and AnalyticsApplication development » Methods and techniques » TOGAF » PRINCE2 » Agile development and Scrum » Programming languages » Internet development » Object Oriented systems » Java » Development tools » SAS » XML » SOA & web servicesSystems management » ITIL » SecuritybalkjePractical informationRegistration 
PL/I programming: fundamentals course

In this practical course participants learn to use the PL/I programming language in order to write and maintain applications in PL/I. The participants will learn to write, test and execute programs.

After having followed this course:

The debugging and interpretation of compilation listings is also explained.

Schedule

No public sessions are currently scheduled. We will be pleased to set up an on-site course or to schedule an extra public session (in case of a sufficient number of candidates). Interested? Please contact ABIS.

Intended for

Programmers who want to write PL/I programs.

Background

Participants should have some programming experience or otherwise have followed the course Programming fundamentals). Some familiarity with the TSO/ISPF environment is required (see course ISPF/PDF basics).

Main topics

History - PL/I program: first introduction

Declaration of data elements

Complex data structures

RECORD input/output

Program flow: DO WHILE/UNTIL, IF THEN .... ELSE, SELECT

External and internal subroutines

Function manipulation

Exception handling

Treatment of files for input and output (sequential files)

The complete application development cycle from Source to Load Module is treated, some attention is given to the PL/I compiler and the Linkage Editor. The most frequent compiler options are discussed.

The execution stage including guide lines for testing and debugging are treated in detail.

Training method

Classroom instruction with exercises (60% of the time).

Duration

5 days.

Course leader

Guido Indesteege.

Global score

   
4.4/5 (based on 78 evaluations)

Reviews

     
Cours complet qui aborde tous les sujet d'un apprentissage de langage de programmation. Le cheminement de chapitre 1 au dernier est très bien conduit. (, )
     
Très bon et bien structuré. (, )
     
Bonne explication de la part du prof (, )
     
Parfait! Acceuil impeccable, organisation remarquable. le contenu répondait tout à fait à nos attentes. (, )
     
Bonnes explications et bons exercices (, )
     
très satisfaisante (, )
     
Zeer leerrijke en duidelijk gepresenteerde opleiding. (, )
     
Uitstekende cursus. Straightforward & to the point. Docent toont duidelijk ervaring en engageert zich om vragen, ook degene die slechts licht gerelateerd aan het onderwerp zijn, te beantwoorden. (, )
     
Malgré que je débutais en PL/I, j'ai réussi à tout comprendre (, )
     
Parfait, il est complet et avance pas à pas pour apprendre facilement quelque soit le niveau de l'élève. (, )

Refresh this page to see other comments.


SESSION INFO AND ENROLMENT