ZapThink today announces its Licensed ZapThink Architect (LZA) SOA Training & Certification course in Sydney, Australia running October 18-21, 2010. The four day SOA training & certification provides in-depth, hands-on training and certification on Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA) and is taught by notable SOA expert Jason Bloomberg.
ZapThink’s Licensed ZapThink Architect (LZA) SOA & Cloud Architecture Training & Certification Boot Camp is recognized around the world as the best single Service-Oriented Architecture and Cloud Architecture training course available anywhere. Over 1500 enterprise architects have been trained and certified in the course. The LZA SOA & Cloud Architecture Boot Camp is an intensive, four day “fire hose” of information that prepares attendees to succeed with your SOA and Cloud efforts, whether they are just beginning or are well down the road with SOA and Cloud Computing.
ZapThink’s LZA SOA Training is the only public course that ZapThink offers, reflecting the best thinking and research that ZapThink produces. ZapThink’s LZA SOA training & certification has no prerequisites, and is designed for architects, but appropriate for people with different roles and levels of expertise. This course is valuable for anyone who wants in-depth knowledge about how to succeed with SOA.
The ZapThink LZA SOA training and certification program in Sydney offers the following benefits:
• An annual credential that allows ZapThink to endorse individual enterprise architects as having specific SOA skills;
• Posting onto an LZA Directory that enables companies to research and locate architects to assist with their SOA-specific needs;
• Opportunity to contribute to ZapThink’s online research and content;
• Participation in exclusive annual LZA-only conferences, events and activities.
In this four-day SOA training course, attendees will get hands-on experience and expertise in how to implement the latest SOA best practices and methods. Learn about Service modeling, Service domains, SOA infrastructure planning, SOA testing, SOA Quality, Governance, and Management, developing a SOA Roadmap, SOA ROI and Business Planning, SOA Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and metrics, SOA security and performance optimization, SOA policy management, Composite Services and Business Process, Service-Oriented Business Applications (SOBA), and Mashups. Hear about notable SOA security case studies and get hands-on guidance in making SOA work. And, once you complete this course you will become a credentialed Licensed ZapThink Architect.
The LZA Sydney SOA Boot Camp will be held from October 18-21, 2010.
“Increasingly, individuals like are looking to get the backing of a qualified third-party organization that can endorse their existing SOA skills as well as enable continuous improvement, enhanced networking with those looking for architecture resources, or enhance their current SOA-enabled careers,” said Ronald Schmelzer, Managing Partner at ZapThink, LLC. “Through its LZA program, ZapThink is filling the unmet need for knowledge and credentials in this area.”
Early bird discounts are available for a limited time. Seats are limited to only 45 people per LZA boot camp, and ZapThink expects certain boot camp dates and locations to sell out.
About ZapThink, LLC
Founded in October 2000, ZapThink, LLC (zapthink.com) is an Enterprise Architecture (EA), Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), and Enterprise Web 2.0 (EW2.0) training, strategic advisory, and analysis firm. As a recognized authority and master SOA and EA, ZapThink provides its audience of IT practitioners, consultants, and technology vendors with training, practical advice, guidance, and mentorship to assist in leveraging emerging EA and SOA approaches to meet their business needs. ZapThink is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. Its customers include Global 1000 firms and emerging businesses.
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