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We focus our training on real-world, day-to-day problems and challenges today's developers and end users face.



Advanced DataTools has been passionate and committed to offering quality training since the day we opened our doors. We have trained more than 2,000 people to use various Database BI tools, and more than 1,00 Informix DBAs. Our instructors are full-time consultants working on leading-edge projects in addition to conducting training.

Our Training Center is located in Northern Virginia, in Annandale, inside the Capital Beltway. See Contact Us for maps and directions to our location.

All courses can be taken online from your desk or at our training center in Virginia. All you need is a web browser and an SSH client (like PuTTY) to connect to the Training lab.

  • Informix DBA Training - Advanced DataTools Informix courses were developed and are taught by Lester Knutsen, a member of the IBM Gold Consultant Program, an Informix Certified Professional, and a Certified Technical Trainer.
  • Database Training - Advanced DataTools provides Data Modeling, Dimensional Data Modeling, Data Warehouse development, Informix 4GL and SQL training courses.

  • Hyperion BI and Brio Training - Advanced DataTools was Hyperion's Authorized Education Center for Hyperion Performance Suite and Hyperion Intelligence (formerly Brio) for the Federal Government and the Washington DC metro area. We can provide training in Hyperion Designer, Explorer, Dashboards and the Servers.

  • Custom, Onsite, and Private Courses - Advanced DataTools also designs and teaches customized courses. Tailored to your organization's specific training needs, courses can be taught at your location or ours, and can be tailored to use your files, database, or data warehouse. Customized courses maximize the benefit of your training investments. We also offer any of our standard courses at your location or ours.