Tuscany, Italy

4 days / 20 talks
Awesome and great speakers

October 16-21

Jim Pistrang

Jim Pistrang has been living in the Omnis world since 1990. Prior to Omnis, Jim programmed extensively for IBM Mainframe, VAX and Macintosh.

Jim founded JP Computer Resources (JPCR) in 1992, and works with his wife Barbara, developing custom applications and providing Omnis training, analysis, and programming for large and small corporations. Jim develops client-server, ultra-thin, and JavaScript applications, connecting to SQL Server, MySQL, OpenBase, Oracle, and other database servers.

Jim lives in Amherst, Massachusetts with Barbara and Barley the dog. In his spare time he coaches and plays Ultimate Frisbee, works backstage with local theater groups, sings in a community chorus, is Amherst Town Meeting Moderator, and roots for the Boston Red Sox (but we won’t talk about that this year).

Exploring the Javascript Client

Explore the capabilities of the JavaScript Web Client! Using a sample library that will be available to attendees, we will examine the JavaScript Components and the Web Client architecture.

In this session we will explore the capabilities of the JavaScript Web Client. Using a sample library that will be available to attendees, we will examine all of the JavaScript Components available in Omnis Studio. The session will also review the code necessary to support multiple devices and screen sizes. Additional topics will include the relationship between JavaScript Client and CSS, and the available techniques for building multi-window applications with the JS Client. The final portion of the session will be devoted to a review of JS Client “Tried and Tested methods”.



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You’ll sign up for the session you want to attend on a first-come, first-served basis. Up to 6 participants may attend a session, if full, you can sign up for the same topic at a different time. During the session, the speaker will guide the audience through the main topic but you will be able to ask him/her to deviate and cover related areas. Sometimes participants offer new ideas and solutions to a problem.

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Pursue any question or area not directly related to the core topic. Every speaker hosts at least 4 sessions which means there are about 11 to 12 simultaneous sessions running all the time with an average of 5 or 6 participants

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Flexible conference format means you can choose the best classes for you and at the best time. Some sessions will be repeated, so when you miss one, you can attend the same session later in the day or the week.

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