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Introduction to Pega

This module is for developers and project stakeholders who want to understand the key capabilities of the Pega Platform for developing business applications.

In this module, students receive a high-level overview of how Pega Platform helps organizations develop applications with the flexibility to adapt to changing business needs.

What you'll learn

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

  • Compare Pega's application development approach to traditional application development
  • List some of Pega Platform's major capabilities
  • Identify ways you can develop and deploy Pega applications more efficiently
  • Place high level assets in the appropriate layers of Pega's application structure
  • Identify the studios in Pega Platform
  • Navigate between studios to perform system configuration and development tasks
  • Identify representative tasks performed in each workspace
  • Identify the main navigational elements of Pega Platform
  • Switch between development portals
  • Launch additional portals as needed

Course Outline

  1. Introduction to Pega

    • Introduction to Pega
    • Situational Layer Cake
    • Application development studios
    • How to navigate the Pega Platform
    • Assessment: Introduction to Pega

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  • Duration

    60 minutes

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