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Leveraging Pega 7.2 for System Architects

This course is for System Architects who completed System Architect Essentials v7.1 who want to learn the new features in v7.2.

This course describes the additions to the Certified System Architect (CSA) curriculum for Pega 7.2. System architects who have already completed the Pega 7.1 release of the System Architect Essentials I and II courses can enroll in this course to learn the topics that were added to the 7.2 CSA curriculum.

What you'll learn

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

  • Explain the use case for Pega Express, how backward chaining works to update property values,
  • Explain the activity execution model and use API activities in an application.
  • Discuss options for minimizing the use of activity rules in applications.
  • Configure a work party for a case type and circumstance a rule to support rule specialization.
  • Differentiate between the types of decision rules available in Pega applications.
  • Configure responsive behavior for layouts.
  • Use the Tracer tool to investigate application errors.

Course Outline

  1. Course Introduction

    • Before you begin
  2. The Pega Platform

    • The Pega Platform
  3. Data Model Design

    • Setting property values declaratively
  4. Process Design

    • Activities
    • Configuring a work party
    • Circumstancing rules
  5. Decision Design

    • Automated decisions in Pega applications
  6. UI Design

    • Reusing text with paragraph rules
    • Configuring responsive UI behavior
  7. Application Debugging

    • Debugging Pega applications
  8. Course Summary

    • Course Summary

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    2 days

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