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Business Essentials for Technical Architects

This course is for Certified System Architects who want to learn and incorporate business architect responsibilities into creating Pega 7 case-management solutions.

Business Essentials for Technical Architects is for students who want to learn about Pega 7 application development from, the perspective of the business architect. Students start with requirements to develop specifications and implement basic PRPC functionality


What you'll learn

By the end of this course, you will be able to successfully:

  • Gather requirements and write specifications
  • Develop draft work flows and user interfaces
  • Automate business policies, procedures, and decisions

Course Outline

  1. Course Introduction

    • Course Overview
    • Downloading the Exercise System
    • Completing the Exercises
  2. Pega Overview

    • The Role of the Business Architect
    • Modules and Applications
  3. Application Planning

    • Direct Capture of Objectives
    • Defining an Application and Case Types
    • Writing Requirements and Specifications
    • Documenting Application Progress
    • Describing a Security Model
  4. Case Design

    • Principles of Case Decomposition
  5. Process Design

    • Principles of Process Design
    • Principles of Flow Modeling
  6. Data Modeling

    • Data Entity Design
    • Identifying Data Exchange Needs
  7. UI Modeling

    • Principles of UI Modeling
    • Creating and Updating UI Drafts
    • Ensuring Valid Application Data
    • Ensuring Consistent Application Branding
  8. Automating Business Policies

    • Types of Business Policies
    • Putting Business Rules Under Business Control
  9. Reporting

    • Creating and Using Reports

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  • Duration

    3 days

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