Advanced Perl Programming is an intermediate and beyond hands-on course that focuses on several common application domains (e.g. Networking, database access). Geared for experienced Perl programmers, this course teaches students how to leverage the more advanced features of Perl using the latest skills and best practices. Students will learn about and explore next-level Perl capabilities and features such as: Using Shortcuts, parsing text, using references, using CPAN to access the Perl library, working with objects in Perl, Exception Handling, Database Access, Network Programming and much more. Students will leave this course armed with the skills they need to handle advanced Perl development and scripting tasks.
Shortcuts and Defaults
This course is designed for programmers who want to leverage their basic Perl knowledge into production-quality tools.
Students should have solid development experience in any programming language, along with a working, user-level knowledge of Unix/Linux, Mac, or Windows.