The certification test "SAP Certified Application Associate - SAP BusinessObjects Access Control 10.0" verifies proven skills and fundamental knowledge in the area of SAP BusinessObjects Access Control. It proves that the candidate has a good overall understanding within this consultant profile, and can implement this knowledge practically in projects under guidance of an experienced consultant. It is recommended as an entry-level qualification to allow consultants to get acquainted within SAP BusinessObjects Access Control projects.
- To ensure success, SAP recommends combining education courses and hands-on experience to prepare for your certification exam as questions will test your ability to apply the knowledge you have gained in training.
- You are not allowed to use any reference materials during the certification test (no access to online documentation or to any SAP system).
Please see below the list of topics that will be covered within this certification and the courses that cover them:
MSMP workflow configuration > 12%
Maintain paths and stages. Customize MSMP workflow. Maintain rules. Generate versions. Maintain agents. Maintain notification variables and templates.
User provisioning configuration > 12%
Configure settings to provision users. Configure provisioning and field mapping. Configure end user personalization form. Create and copy requests for user access and organizational assignments. Configure parameters for periodic access review requests. Configure password self-service.
Access Risk Management setup > 12%
Configure Access Risk Analysis. Maintain risks and critical access rules. Define shared master data. Guide customer to recognize and remediate risks. Create mitigating controls and assignments based on customer requirements. Configure and track audit trails.
Business Rules Framework setup > 12%
Define workflow-related MSMP rules. Create business rules in the Business Rule Framework (BRF). Create a BRFplus Initiator Rule. Create a BRFplus Agent Rule. Create a BRFplus Routing Rule.
Common GRC settings configuration 8% - 12%
Role definition and management 8% - 12%
Configure role methodology. Map roles to authorize access to specific application functions. Create business roles to group related roles. Perform Role Mass Maintenance operations. Use role mining to consolidate roles.
Emergency Access Management setup 8% - 12%
Configure Emergency Access Management settings. Set up Access Control scheduled jobs. Plan for emergency access. Set up critical firefighting roles and assignments based on customer requirements. Guide customer on how to monitor emergency access.
Each specific certification comes with its own set of preparation tactics. We define them as "Topic Areas" and they can be found on each exam description. You can find the number of questions, the duration of the exam, what areas you will be tested on, and recommended course work and content you can reference. Please be aware that the professional- level certification also requires several years of practical on-the-job experience and addresses real-life scenarios.
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