IX10: Developing Applications using Informix 4GL

Code: IX10
Duration: 5 days


Get an introduction to the powerful features of Informix 4GL, a complete fourth-generation application development language. Using Informix 4GL, build an integrated application that features easy-to-use menus, data entry screens, reports, and online help, all with significantly less code than conventional programming languages require. The course materials address Informix 4GL 7.50.xC3.


  • Develop custom applications using Informix 4GL
  • Create custom menus
  • Create custom data entry forms
  • Effectively use SQL statements in your application
  • Incorporate error handling routines into your application
  • Integrate online help facilities into your application
  • Use transactions in your application
  • Produce custom reports
  • Use screen arrays
  • Insert multiple rows using arrays
  • Execute dynamic SQL statements
  • Lock database rows during updates
  • Deploy functions to Web services


This is an intermediate course for application developers.


  • Previous programming experience
  • Experience in using Structure Query Language (SQL)
  • Experience on a UNIX or Linux platform (recommended)


Classroom and hands on lab exercises.

Course available by request – please contact us for further details.