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Senior System Architect

This course is for Certified System Architects who are looking to further their knowledge and their ability to implement high-quality Pega 7 applications.

In this course you learn the tasks commonly performed by senior system architects on the Pega 7 platform, with a focus on designing and implementing reusable application elements.

Prerequisites

What you'll learn

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

  • Identify the tasks and responsibilities of the senior system architect on a Pega implementation
  • Create and extend a Pega application
  • Manage rules, rulesets, and leverage the Enterprise Class Structure (ECS) to promote rule reuse between case types and applications
  • Configure roles, access groups, privileges .and also manage data access within an application
  • Create wizards to configure a sequence of assignments
  • Design applications for multiple device types and screen sizes, including mobile devices
  • Manage integration settings
  • Incorporate Next-Best-Action decision-making into applications

Course Outline

  1. Course Overview

    • Before you begin
  2. Application Design

    • Creating a Pega application
    • Creating a new application version
    • Configuring application rulesets
    • Branching rulesets for parallel development
    • Rule resolution
    • Parametrizing rules for reuse
  3. Case Design

    • Creating temporary cases
    • Searching for duplicate cases
  4. Data Model Design

    • Configuring a localizable list of data values
    • Configuring data access patterns
  5. Process Design

    • Creating organization records
    • Configuring a cascading approval process
    • Prioritizing user assignments
    • Delegating rules to business users
    • Configuring parallel processing
    • Improving the user experience with screen flows
    • Adding attachments
    • Configuring flow action pre- and post-processing
    • Circumstancing rules on multiple variables
  6. UI Design

    • Customizing a user portal
    • Designing a mobile-ready application
    • Customizing the look and feel of an application
  7. Report Design

    • Creating reports that combine data from multiple classes
  8. Data Management

    • Exposing an application with a service
    • Reading and writing data to a database
    • Simulating integration data
    • Addressing integration errors in connectors
    • Managing integration settings
  9. Application Debugging

    • Reviewing log files
    • Unit testing rules
    • Analyzing application performance
  10. Application Administration

    • Securing an application
    • Creating agents for background processing
    • Migrating an application
  11. Decision Design

    • Improving the Customer Experience with Next-Best-Action
    • Quiz
    • Inside Pega Decision Management
    • Exercise and Quiz
    • Enriching Business Applications with Next-Best-Action
    • Exercise and Quiz
    • The Importance of Propositions
    • Exercise and Quiz
    • How to Design a Decision Strategy
    • Exercise and Quiz
  12. Course Summary

    • Senior System Architect Course Summary

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  • Skill Level

    Intermediate

  • Duration

    10 days

  • Platform Version

    7.2

  • Skill Level

    Intermediate

  • Duration

    10 days

  • Platform Version

    7.2

  • Skill Level

    Intermediate

  • Duration

    10 days

  • Platform Version

    7.2

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