SOA: the Business View Training Course

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Course Language

This course is delivered in English.

Course Code

soabusi

Duration Duration

14 hours (usually 2 days including breaks)

Requirements Requirements

Basic Windows Knowledge

Some exposure to Business process analysis

Course Outline Course Outline

What is service oriented architecture?

  • Creating a common understanding of SOA
  • The evolution of SOA
  • Introduce the concepts of services and SOA
  • Why businesses need to innovate
  • SOA is not about web services
  • How SOA enables innovation

The Business Impact of SOA

  • The benefits of employing SOA
  • Review of common business goals
  • The risks associated with the SOA approach
  • Evaluating trade off strategies

SOA Roadmap

  • SOA maturity model
  • The SOA adoption roadmap
  • SOA expansion stages
  • Start with the business
  • Defining a business component model
  • Identifying differentiators and commodity

The different Service types

  • Categorizing services
  • Enterprise services and Process centric services
  • Data centric services and Logic centric services
  • Intermediary services and application front ends
  • Basic services

Modelling SOA building blocks

  • Using UML to analyse service requirements
  • Generating a domain model
  • Service oriented analysis and design overview
  • Identifying basic services
  • Usage of sequence and activity diagrams
  • The need for a structured analysis process

SOA Governance

  • Aligning IT and Business through governance
  • The importance of a repository
  • Dependencies between services and business components
  • Governance is not management
  • Metrics, KPI's and continuous improvement
  • Who sits on the SOA Board?

A Service Oriented Reference Model

  • Reference models and reference architectures
  • The OASIS reference model and architecture
  • SOA vendors and their relationship with SOA
  • SOA support in .NET and Java EE platforms

Case Studies

  • A telecommunications firm
  • The Vision, the strategy
  • Choosing a Pilot project -setting expectations
  • Setting up the SOA board
  • Establishing a business component model
  • Evaluating the Pilot's results and KPI's

Next Steps

  • Avoiding the 'big bang' situation
  • A phased approach with incremental improvements
  • Understanding the SOA maturity model

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The more delegates, the greater the savings per delegate. Table reflects price per delegate and is used for illustration purposes only, actual prices may differ.

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1 £2050 £2050 £1750
2 £1315 £1300 £1150
3 £1070 £1050 £950
4 £948 £925 £850
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