Using Xbasic to get information to and from the backend database
Search and replace using the Xbasic behind the scenes of the UX
Using Xbasic to send emails from the application
Wrap up and next steps.
Transform Integration with Alpha Anywhere
Alpha Anywhere is a fantastic product for building feature rich applications for your end users and Alpha Transform is a perfect extra for enabling digital form filling out in the field and getting that data back into the main systems. We will explore all the nooks and crannies in Alpha Anywhere that help you to get this done!
The Developer's Toolbox
Whenever a tradesman rolls up at your place to do some work for you have you ever wondered what they carry in that huge toolbox they are dragging behind them? Well developing applications using Alpha Software does mean you will need to have access to other “Tools” to make sure you can get the job done in a timely and efficient manner. This session will focus on some of the many tools that you can equip yourself with, including some you probably did not even realise you needed!!
Building Your Business
How many great developers have you known that can really develop but don’t have a clue about how to run a business and therefore ending up failing? “Fail to plan is a plan to fail” So let’s see if we can help you avoid some of the pitfalls and latch onto some of the tips and tricks in building your business. Get ready to hear about that three legged stool!
Reports - Everything you always wanted to know but didn’t know to ask.
Building sub-reports that are fast to display and easy to maintain.
Building Detail and Summary reports in the same report.
Building conditional style reports.
Charts in Reports.
Frameworks and Dashboards – It’s all about the presentation.
Building a framework with the control bar.
Badges from the control bar that displays a List of Alerts.
Adding jQuery gauges that work with the data.
Referential Integrity, Data Normalization, Dynamic Connections Strings
SQL Views, Functions, triggers, indexes, and constraints
When to use a BLOB, File Stream, or AWS S3 Buckets.
Building a complete mobile application - start to finish
Alpha Anywhere and its built-in Mobile Components
Servers (Database, File Server, Web Server - we will use the Alpha Cloud in the demo)
Creating a custom login and user account page
Using a List and Detail view
Create the Security Certificate for IOS
Using GitHub as a repository
Using Ionic AppFlow to build and package your app
Distribute the app with Diawi
Disconnected Mobile App with Dynamic Data
UX Component settings
List Control settings
Creating a Dynamic Data Structure
Utilizing Client-Side Data Cache
Populating a list control with dynamic data
User navigation concerns
Integrate Stripe and Paypal into your Mobile App
Setting up your database to capture the response
Setting up the UX
Setting things up for Paypal
No genie for Paypal, so we have to code it
Get the response and save the data to your database