$1,500 / 90 day Subscription
On Demand Training allows you to build solid expertise in your own time at your convenience:
Administrator On Demand training is our most robust and flexible self-paced training option that gives you the benefits of an instructor-led experience with instant access to course materials that you can download and keep. The learning experience is highly interactive with hands-on lab access to the real software. We’re available to provide personalized support to help you build solid expertise in your own time at your convenience. The content is video-based, with plenty of additional reading, whiteboard presentations and structured workshops to provide comprehensive and flexible learning. Our On Demand training courses are offered through our technology partner, Keyteach.
On Demand Subscription Includes:
- Access to course materials for 90 days for ONE student. You can download and keep the course workshops as an ongoing source of reference.
- Access to live, hands-on lab environment for 14 consecutive days (lab extensions are available to purchase). You request a start date for access to your hands-on lab, and you will use the same environment for all workshops in this course. It is possible to purchase a Hands-On Lab Extension. We will monitor the use of the hands-on lab and we reserve the right to cancel access to the course (without notice) if we believe it is in use by more than one named user.
- Help from an Instructor. This is a self-paced course and you should be able to watch the videos and navigate through the course on your own. However, if you experience any difficulties or would like to ask questions, we will be happy to help, and will respond to requests for assistance within one working day (24 hours).
Audience: System administrators of existing applications
This two-day course provides a thorough grounding in PBCS system administration, exploring maintenance tasks and how to apply updates to existing applications. You’ll explore how to manage, maintain and update hierarchies to meet new requirements on an ongoing basis.
Attendees will explore how security is used to control both system access and the integrated approvals process. Work with users, groups and roles to keep your application up-to-date and in sync with business requirements.Investigate the structure and usage of the various documents and system elements that make up an application. Gain an understanding of how best to update or add to existing data forms, task lists, business rules, reports, dashboards and other application components.
Find out how data from a variety of different sources can be transformed and loaded to a PBCS application using Data Management (FDMEE). You’ll also find out how data is aggregated and calculated in PBCS. Find out where calculations are created and learn how to make and deploy changes to existing business rules. Explore the available reporting options to better support your user community.
Upon completion of this course, students will:
Learn how to administer, manage and maintain existing PBCS applications. Understand how to make changes to existing models, load and maintain application metadata and perform ongoing maintenance tasks.
Navigation, functionality overview, terms and concepts, managing applications, dimensions, plan types, Navigation, functionality overview, terms and concepts, managing applications, dimensions, plan types, loading metadata, data forms and task lists, custom menus, smart lists, composite forms, grid diagnostics, cell history, overview of Data Management, budget versions, rolling forecasts, approvals process, lifecycle (application) Overview of Data Management, budget versions, rolling forecasts, approvals process, lifecycle (application) management and backups, basic calculation and member formulas, understanding security, overview of Financial Reporting Studio, Smart View.
Cost: $1500 per named subscription
Course Duration: At your pace. The Live Online Instructor-Led version of this course is 2 days.
Please Note: Implementation consultants, developers or more technical system administrators, should attend our alternative four-day Design and Build Applications training course that focuses on the design and development of optimized and better performing applications. This course concentrates exclusively on performing common administration tasks and maintenance activities, providing attendees with all the tools and knowledge required to be an effective PBCS system administrator.