VPS/is Application Development - PeriProducer (MPS Developer)

Course Duration: 4 Days

The MPS Developer (PeriProducer) Application Development course for the VPS/is will cover the following functionality in detail, with ample student programming exercises that use pre-recorded vocabulary after each module:

  • Introduction to the MPS 500

  • Introduction to MPS Developer

  • Configuration files & directory Overview

  • MPS Commands and the V-Shell

  • Next to Phone Operations - transfers and out dial add (originate block)

  • Application Management (Appman/Tappman) 

  • Answer Block (Answer call)

  • Select Block (Creating a menu - Tree structure)

  • Read Block (Storing caller entered data and data length)

  • Handle Block (Error handling)

  • Compute Block (Performing computations & assignments)

  • Switch Block - if/then/else (Performing logical decision-making)

  • Containers (Modularization of PeriProducer code)

  • Creating subroutines and passing parameters

  • Referrals (Phone Operations - transfers and outdial)

  • Environment Block (Setting timers from PeriProducer)

  • System Block (Generating application alarms)

  • Send Host and Read Host Blocks (Interfacing to a host system)

  • Text file access

  • ZAP - Vocabulary Administration


  • Display Messages

  • PeriGEM - Testing in Simulated mode

  • PeriGEM - Testing in Real mode

  • Using Application Management Utility (AMU) for production debugging

Students will meet 1:1 with an Application Developer on the last day of class to review their specific application. (Students should be reminded to bring their own code for this personalized session).

The basic programming techniques are covered in this class. Students will require additional training prior to making changes to their applications. We recommend that companies who desire their employee to be proficient with their applications as well as make changes, take advantage of our help desk offer which provides one on one coaching. The minimum help desk level is 50 hours.

Please contact us for full course descriptions and to develop an agenda tailored to your company's requirements.