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PL-600: Power Platform Solution Architect


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Duration: 4 Days
Level: Advanced
Learning Mode: Live Online Instructor-Led Training
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’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.

Audience Profile

Senior Consultants (both functional and technical) that aspire to be Solution Architects, or current Solution Architects that are new to the role.

Course Agenda

Module 1: Becoming a Solution Architect/Getting to know your customer

Lessons

  • Define a Solution Architect
  • Role of a Solution Architect on projects
  • Project Methodology
  • Getting to know your customer
  • Group exercise - Getting to know your customer

Module 2: Conceptualizing the design from requirements

Lessons

  • 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

Lessons

  • 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

Lessons

  • 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 Modeling

Lessons

  • Data model influences
  • Data model strategy
  • Data types
  • Data relationships
  • Group exercise - Data modeling

Module 6: Analytics and artificial intelligence

Lessons

  • Planning and evaluating requirements
  • Operational reporting
  • Power BI
  • Enterprise BI
  • Pre-built insights and custom AI

Module 7: Power Apps Architecture

Lessons

  • 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)

Lessons

  • Microsoft vision and Solution Architect's role in ALM
  • Environment strategies
  • Defining a solution structure for your deliverable

Module 9: Power Automate Architecture

Lessons

  • Discuss options for apps and how to choose where to start
  • Discuss app composition options
  • 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 Modeling

Lessons

  • Solution Architect's role in security modeling
  • Discovery and learning your client's environment
  • Controlling access to environments and resources
  • Controlling access to CDS Data
  • Group Exercise - Security Modeling
  • Group exercise - Power Apps Architecture topics

Module 11: Integration

Lessons

  • 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

Lessons

  • Solution Architect's role when deploying Dynamics 365 apps
  • Architecture Considerations for primary apps
  • Group Exercise - App specific working groups evaluate requirements
  • Group exercise - Power Apps Architecture topics

Module 13: Power Virtual Agents architecture

Lessons

  • Introduction
  • Chatbot options
  • Chatbot concepts
  • Best practices
  • Integrate chatbots
  • Power Virtual Agents in Microsoft Teams

Module 14: Robotic Process Automation

Lessons

  • Introduction
  • Power Automate Desktop
  • Recording and editing tasks
  • Running desktop flows
  • Process advisor

Module 15: Power Testing and Go Live

Lessons

  • Solution Architect's role with testing and go live
  • Planning for testing
  • Planning for go live

Here is the course outline:

1. Becoming a Solution Architect/Getting to know your customer

In this module you will learn to define a Solution Architect and its role in Projects. You will learn all the project methodologies which will help you know your customer.

2. Conceptualizing the design from requirements

In this module you will learn the process of generating ideas for an optimum solution to the design problem, how you can lead the requirement collection effort using fit gap analysis.

3. Project governance and working as a team

Here you will understand the Solution Architect's role in project governance and what techniques are required to keep project on track.

4. Power Platform Architecture

Here you will understand how platform design and limits influence solution architectures works. Updates and feature releases and understand how to communicate to meets the customer needs.

5. Data Modeling

Here in this module you will understand the data types and the strategy used to develop good data relationship.

6. Analytics and artificial intelligence

This module will help you plan and evaluate requirements, help you generate reports. Help you pre-built insights and custom AI

7. Power Apps Architecture

This part of the program will help you think and discuss the different options for app, you will learn to use portals as an app in your architecture.

8. Application Lifecycle Management (ALM)

Here in this module you will understand Microsoft vision and Solution Architect's role in ALM. You will also learn to deliver solution structure for your deliverables.

9. Power Automate Architecture

Here you will discuss the different apps and how to choose and from where to start. You will also discuss the options for automation and custom logic. You will explore using Business Process Flows (BPF) to guide users through business processes

10. Security Modeling

Here you understand Solution Architect's role in security modeling and will try to discover and learn the environment your client woks. You will learn how to manage control access to environments, resources and CDS Data.

11. Integration

Here you will learn the role Integrations plays in Solution Architects. What are the platform features that enable integrations and how to publish CDS events.

12. Dynamics 365 Applications Architecture

Here you will understand what role Solution Architect's plays while deploying Dynamics 365 apps and architecture Considerations for primary apps.

13. Power Virtual Agents architecture

Here you will understand the concept and options of Chatbot and later how to integrate it.

14. Robotic Process Automation

This module consist of the understanding of the power automated desktop. How you can use the different options of editing task and running desktop.

15. Power Testing and Go Live

Here we will discuss and understand the Solution Architect's role and how do we test a go live scenario/environment and how we initiate golive testing.

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