Your company operates with business rules every day – strategic plans to handle situations as they arise. A policy is a strategic plan that defines actions that should be taken when certain conditions exist. Using policies, you can automate these business rules to enable you to focus on the plans that matter, when they matter.
During this course, you will learn to use the Policy Designer module to build, monitor, and modify policies.
This course is designed for:
Analysts, responsible for identification of policies to address needed actions and those responsible for maintenance, validation, and activation of policy instances
Policy Solution Administrators, responsible for the design, configuration, validation, and activation of policies
When you complete this course, you will be able to:
Summarize use cases for and benefits of Policy Designer.
Explain the Policy Designer module Overview Page and the Details page for a policy.
Describe the Design workspace and Model Canvas for Policy Designer.
List the five policy node types.
Explain Instances, Validation, Execution, and Security for policies.
Summarize the Policy Designer Workflow.
Create a new policy record.
Build a policy with multiple branches.
Explain the difference between a primary record and a primary node.
Designate a primary node.
Create a policy instance.
Validate a policy model using a policy instance and using ad hoc validation.
Configure a policy for execution.
Review the results of policy execution.
Identify performance issues in policy design.
Modify a policy model to address performance issues.
Enhance a policy model to handle multiple scenarios.
Enhance a policy model to provide context-sensitive results.
Discuss the basic principles of policy models.
Establish best practices for building policies and policy models.