Oil & Gas Training
and Competency Development

Discipline Production Engineering ,
Surface Facilities
Duration5 Days
Delivery Mechanism Classroom
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Avocet Software Development Kit (SDK)

In this course, you will explore the functionalities of the Avocet Software Development Kit.  Also, you will learn how to extend and enhance the capabilities of Avocet using the Avocet Software Development Kit (SDK), such as: adding calculation routines, accessing data and creation of customized user screens for specific workflows.

  • Agenda
  • Topics
  • Audience
  • Prerequisites
  • Agenda

    Day 1

    • Introduction to Avocet – the user interface, the architecture and the “services” provided by Avocet.
    • Understanding the extensibility offered through the platform
    • Examining the primary configuration files used by the system
    • The anatomy of an extension and layering
    • Adding to / customizing the data model

    Day 2

    • Navigators
    • Creating XML-based screens

    Day 3

    • Creating a development project and running a hello world process
    • Using avocet’s services programmatically (data access, units, localization, type system)
    • Using the item performance cache

    Day 4

    • Using the SDK wizards
    • Creating coded screens
    • Communicating between the client tier and server tier
    • Using the configuration files to point to external data sources
    • Shared calculations

    Day 5

    • A full WPF screen
    • Item link chains
    • Deploying an extension
    • Developer best practices
  • Topics

    • The Avocet architecture and layering
    • Data modelling
    • Screens which don’t require coding
    • Processes
    • Coded screens
  • Audience

    Software developers who require practical training in how to customize Avocet to extend its capabilities

  • Prerequisites

    Attendees should have medium to strong C# development experience. Attendees will work in Visual Studio 2013. Prior knowledge of Avocet would be useful, but is not required.

  • Prerequisites

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