PeopleSoft Application Engine / PeopleCode – Accel



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PeopleSoft Application Engine / PeopleCode - Accel

This PeopleSoft Application Engine/PeopleCode - Accelerated training helps you develop the skills using Application Engine to execute existing programs, modify existing programs and create new programs. Explore PeopleSoft Application Engine and develop the skills used to program batch solutions to manage the data in a PeopleSoft database. Suitable for students using PeopleTools 8.54 or later.

Duration: 5 Days


  • Programming experience, preferably in an object-oriented language
  • Working knowledge of the PeopleTools development environment
  • PeopleSoft PeopleTools I
  • PeopleSoft PeopleTools II
  • Experience developing PeopleSoft applications (suggested)
  • Basic understanding of PeopleCode (suggested)
  • Experience with general batch processing tools (suggested)
  • Comfortable with PeopleSoft parent/child relationships (suggested)


  • Administrators
  • Architects
  • Developers
  • Implementers

Learning Objectives

  • Monitor and tune Application Engine performance
  • Develop robust Application Engine programs
  • Schedule the automatic execution of Application Engine programs
  • Create batch solutions to manage data
  • Use Application Engine as a tool for integration
  • Use Application Engine to execute and modify existing programs
  • Use SQL, PeopleCode and flow controls to solve business-based batch processing requirements
  • Use File Layouts
  • Use essential tools to work with object-oriented PeopleCode
  • Explain the component buffer
  • Access data in the component buffer
  • Reference data in the component buffer
  • Manipulate data in the component buffer
  • Create custom objects with application classes
  • Use the Application Engine Designer to write, test, and debug Application Engine programs
  • Execute SQL in PeopleCode
  • Use PeopleCode development tools
  • Describe the Component Processor
  • Create, use and extend application classes
  • Understand charting


  • Introducing Application Engine Designer
  • Using State Records
  • Incorporating Conditional Processing
  • Testing and Debugging
  • Using the Do Select Action
  • Using PeopleCode with Application Engine
  • Using Set Processing
  • Using Temporary Tables
  • Executing Application Engine Programs
  • Creating Process Definitions for Application Engine
  • Importing Data into the PeopleSoft System Using Flat Files
  • Using PeopleCode Development Tools
  • Understanding the Component Processor and PeopleCode Events
  • Writing PeopleCode Programs
  • Using PeopleCode Variables
  • Using PeopleCode Built-In Functions
  • Writing User-Defined Functions
  • Explaining the Component Buffer
  • Programming With Object-Oriented PeopleCode
  • Creating and Using Application Classes
  • Executing SQL in PeopleCode
  • Using PeopleCode to Create Charts
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