|Course code||VW003||Skill level||Basic|
|Duration||0.8 days||Delivery type||Self-paced Virtual Class|
|Course type||Public only|
NOTE: THIS IS AN ONLINE SELF-PACED COURSE. PLEASE DO NOT MAKE TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS FOR THIS COURSE.
Due to the nature of the enrollment mechanism, you see this course marked as a classroom course. However, this course is delivered via online streaming and will be available to you 24 hours a day for a four-week period from the time of enrollment. There is no instructor for this course. Choose any of the course instances listed under the course schedule to enroll, and you will receive information on how to access the course in 2-3 business days. After the enrollment, you will have access to the course for four weeks. (Please note: once you enroll in this course, you will not be able to unenroll.) Please do not make any travel plans for this class.
This course is the first of a suite of service-oriented architecture (SOA) Web-based training (WBT) courses aimed at enabling IT Architects to participate in and evaluate SOA engagements. It provides an introduction to the IBM vision of SOA but does not promote or teach using specific IBM products.
The course is self-directed and self-paced, and divided into modules so you can select and customize the course to your educational requirements.
This course prepares student to write certification exam 664: SOA Fundamentals. The remaining two courses in the SOA WBT suite, Designing SOA Solutions with Project, Technical and Operational Governance (VW004) and Technologies and Standards for SOA Projects Implementation (VW005), prepare students to write certification exam 665: Architectural Design of SOA Solutions and provide the a sound background for attending the classroom course Designing SOA Solutions with the IBM SOA Foundation (SOA59).
Training Paths that reference this course are:
- Fundamental skills for IBM WebSphere Business Integration products
- Solution Architect skills for IBM WebSphere Business Integration products
- Service-Oriented Architect and Application Developer skills roadmap
- Application Developer skills for IBM WebSphere Business Integration products
- Application Developer skills roadmap for Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and IBM WebSphere Premises Server
This is a basic course designed for software architects who need a basic understanding of SOA. Application developers, administrators, and managers may also benefit from this course.
Before taking this course, students should have a basic knowledge of IT systems. There are no required prerequisites.