The Solution Architect is responsible for the successful design, implementation, deployment and adoption of an overall solution. The Solution Architect ensures that the solution meets the customer‚àö¬¢‚Äö?á¬®‚Äö?ë¬¢s needs now and in the future. In this course, students will learn about decisions a Solution Architect makes during an implementation, covering security, integrations, Power Apps architecture, Power Automate architecture, and more. This course is designed to give you an introduction to the Solution Architect role.
Senior Consultants (both functional and technical) that aspire to be Solution Architects, or current Solution Architects that are new to the role.
By actively participating in this course, you will learn about the following:
Conceptualizing the design.
Power Platform architecture.
Analytics and artificial intelligence.
Power Automate Architecture.
Dynamics 365 Applications architecture.
There are no pre-requisites for this course.
Module 1: Becoming a Solution Architect/Getting to know your customer
Define a Solution Architect
Role of a Solution Architect on projects
Getting to know your customer
Group exercise - Getting to know your customer
Module 2: Conceptualizing the design from requirements
How to lead the requirement collection effort
Using fit gap analysis
Pillars of good architecture
Blueprinting the solution architecture
Group exercise - Design from requirements
Module 3: Project governance and working as a team
Solution Architect's role in project governance
Techniques for keeping a project on track
Scenarios that could cause a project to fail
Group exercise - Project governance and working as a team
Module 4: Power Platform Architecture
Key Power Platform architecture components
Understand how platform design and limits influence solution architectures
Updates and feature releases
Understand how to communicate how the platform meets customer needs
Module 5: Data Modelling
Data model influences
Data model strategy
Group exercise - Data modelling
Module 6: Analytics and artificial intelligence
Planning and evaluating requirements
Pre-built insights and custom AI
Module 7: Power Apps Architecture
Discuss options for apps and how to choose where to start
Discuss app composition options
Using components as part of your app architecture
Considerations for including Portals as an app in your architecture
Group exercise - Power Apps Architecture topics
Module 8: Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)
Microsoft vision and Solution Architect's role in ALM
Defining a solution structure for your deliverable
Lab: ALM Hands-on Lab
Module 9: Power Automate Architecture
Discuss options for automation and custom logic
Review considerations for using triggers and common actions
Explore using Business Process Flows (BPF) to guide users through business processes
Group Exercise - Evaluate scenarios for Power Automate usage
Module 10: Security Modelling
Solution Architect's role in security modelling
Discovery and learning your client's environment
Controlling access to environments and resources
Controlling access to CDS Data
Group Exercise - Security Modelling
Module 11: Integration
Solution Architects role in Integrations
What is an integration and why do we need it?
Platform features that enable integration
CDS Event Publishing
Scenarios for group discussion
Module 12: Dynamics 365 Applications Architecture
Solution Architect's role when deploying Dynamics 365 apps
Architecture Considerations for primary apps
Group Exercise - App specific working groups evaluate requirements
Module 13: Testing and Go Live
Solution Architect's role with testing and go live
Planning for testing
Planning for go live
This course helps you to prepare for the Microsoft exam M-PL600.
Please note that whilst this course is aligned to the equivalent Microsoft Exam it may not contain all information required to pass the exam. As per Microsoft guidance, further self study and hands on experience is recommended in addition to attendance of this course.
This training course provided by Skilltec is accredited through Global Knowledge Training Ltd. Global Knowledge Training Ltd are the authorised learning partner; all trademarks and partner statuses are provided through them.