Service Integration and Management (SIAM) is a methodology used to manage multiple service providers and to integrate them seamlessly to provide a single business-facing IT organisation.
SIAM has a different level of focus to traditional multi-sourced ecosystems with one customer and multiple suppliers. It provides governance, management, Integration, assurance and coordination to ensure the customer organisation gets maximum value from its service providers.
Service Integration and Management (SIAM) also has a synonym: multi-sourcing integration (MSI). Within the scope of this certification, only the term Service Integration and Management is used.
The BCS EXIN SIAM® Foundation tests a candidate’s knowledge and understanding of the terminology and the core principles. This SIAM® certification covers themes such as: potential benefits as well as the challenges and risks of implementing Service Integration and Management.
The SIAM® certification also includes examples of implementation structures, governance, tooling and data considerations and the common processes used in a SIAM ecosystem. A candidate who successfully completes the BCS EXIN SIAM® Foundation knows how Service Integration and Management delivers business value and is able to contribute to the implementation and use of SIAM in an organisation.
Candidates should be able to demonstrate knowledge of the fundamental concepts of Service Integration and an understanding of bringing together multiple service providers to strive for a common goal, in order to support the client organisations’ agreed objectives for service delivery.
The training SIAM is designed to provide insight into the basic processes of , understanding, and is therefore especially suitable for:
This certification is aimed at professionals worldwide who have an interest in the practices of Service Integration and Management or that want to implement this methodology in an organisation in particular those professionals who are already working with IT Service Management processes. Furthermore this SIAM® certification is intended for providers that want to implement and manage Service Integration and Management models.
- Introduction to Service Integration and Management (SIAM)
- SIAM implementation roadmap
- SIAM and its relation to other management practices
- SIAM roles and responsibilities
- Processes to support SIAM
- SIAM challenges and risks
SIAM Foundation Certification
3 days. -
• 60 minute ‘closed book’
• 40 multiple choice questions
• Pass mark is 26/40 (65%)
Training costs: £ 1199,-
All prices include lunch, coffee and tea. Price is excluding VAT.
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