SOACP Module 4:
Fundamental SOA Analysis & Modeling with
Services & Microservices

This course provides comprehensive coverage of SOA analysis techniques and approaches, including strategies and concepts for service modeling, composition modeling and microservice modeling. Topics include service models and service layer abstraction, entity, utility and micro task abstraction, as well as specialized service API modeling techniques.

The following primary topics are covered:
– Introduction to SOA Analysis
– Roles of Service Analysts, Service Architects and Service Custodians
– Service, Capability, Data and Constraint Granularities
– Service Models and Service Layer Abstraction
– Business and Utility Services
– Agnostic and Non-Agnostic Services
– Service Inventory Definition Basics
– Domain and Enterprise Service Inventories
– Service Normalization and Logic Centralization
– Service Modeling Basics
– Service Modeling and the Separation of Concerns
– Functional Decomposition and Service Encapsulation
– Entity, Utility and Task Abstraction
– Micro Task Abstraction for Microservice Modeling
– Composition and Recomposition
– Service API Modeling
– Service Decomposition, Proxy Capability and Decomposed Capability
– Endpoint Redirection, Lightweight Endpoint and Entity Linking

Duration: 1 Day

Taking the Course at a Workshop

This course can be taken as part of instructor-led workshops taught by Arcitura Certified Trainers. These workshops can be open for public registration or delivered privately for a specific organization. Certified Trainers can teach workshops in-person at a specific location or virtually using a video-enabled remote system, such as WebEx. Visit the Workshop Calendar page to view the current calendar of public workshops or visit the Private Training page to learn more about Arcitura’s worldwide private workshop delivery options.

Below are the base materials provided to public and private workshop participants.

 

 

 

 

 

Note that as a workshop participant, you may be eligible for discounts on the purchase of the Study Kit and Pearson VUE exam voucher for this course.

Taking the Course using a Study Kit

This course can be completed via self-study by purchasing a Study Kit, which includes the base course materials as well as additional supplements and resources designed for self-paced study and exam preparation.

Visit the SOACP Module 4 Study Kit page for pricing information and details. Also, visit the Study Kits Overview page for information regarding discounted Certification Study Kit Bundles for individual certification tracks.

The following materials are provided in the Study Kit for this course:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Taking the Course using an eLearning Study Kit

This course can be completed via self-study by purchasing an eLearning Study Kit subscription, which includes online access to the base course materials as well as additional supplements and resources designed for self-paced study and exam preparation. 

Visit the SOACP Module 4 eLearning Study Kit page for pricing information and details. Also, visit the eLearning Study Kits Overview page for information regarding discounted Certification eLearning Study Kit Bundles for individual certification tracks.

This eLearning Study Kit provides access to the following materials:

 

Note that this Study Kit can be purchased with or without a discounted Pearson VUE voucher for Exam S90.04B.

Study Kits and Study Bundles can be purchased using the online store. By purchasing and registering this Study Kit, you may be eligible for discounts on the registration of this course as part of a public workshop.

About the Text Book

This SOACP course module covers a range of in-depth topics that are described in the course booklet and further elaborated by more detailed coverage in the associated SOA Design Patterns text book from the acclaimed Prentice Hall Service Technology Series from Thomas Erl. This text book is included in paperback format as part of the Study Kit and may be provided in paperback or electronic format as part of workshops.

Certifications

This course corresponds to Exam S90.04B, which is required for the following certification(s):
Certified SOA Analyst

Vendor-Neutral Topic Overview

Note that all SOACP course modules are focused on vendor-neutral topics and therefore do not provide detailed coverage of any vendor-specific platforms or technologies. SOACP courses are intentionally authored this way so as to provide an unambiguous and objective and industry-level understanding of practices and technology that can be further complemented with vendor-specific training.

Fact Sheet

Download a printable PDF document with information about this course module and its corresponding Study Kit.