Course ID 00762824
Course format SCA
Typical Course length 5 days 5 hours
Skill level Entry
Delivery languages English
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Course description

In this course, you learn the key IT solution elements and how they are used to solve
business challenges. You identify business problems and opportunities, identify specific technologies that support those business objectives, and evaluate various solutions from a business perspective. You learn about hosted, co-located, and cloud solutions, as well as the differences in functionality and cost between those and traditional on premises solutions. In addition, you learn how to classify and ensure data security in each environment. The course presents several business scenarios where you gain practical experience in defining and executing the business side responsibilities in a technology project, and identify the key areas where technology initiatives can go off track.

Ideal candidate for this course

Students and employees who want to learn how to achieve business results through technology.


Knowledge of basic business principles, accounting and finance fundamentals, and project management concepts are needed before taking this course. For complete prerequisites and requirements to achieve any of the related certifications or upgrade paths, see the certification description on the Certification and Learning website.


After completing this course, you should be able to do the following:
  • Identify the pillars of IT and describe how they are used to solve business challenges
  • Define the business problem or opportunity to be addressed
  • Evaluate alternative solutions (collaborate with the project team members)
  • Plan, execute, and monitor a project that produces an IT solution
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