SIAM Foundation

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. The 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.

Description

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 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.

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.

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.

Target Audience

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.

The following roles could be interested in this module:

  • Chief Strategy Officers (CSOs)
  • Chief Information Officers (CIOs)
  • Chief Technical Officers (CTOs)
  • Service Managers
  • Service Provider Portfolio Strategists/Leads
  • Process Managers
  • Project Managers
  • Change Managers
  • Service Level Managers
  • Business Relationship Managers
  • Program Managers
  • Supplier Managers
  • Service Architects
  • Process Architects
  • Business Change Practitioners and
  • Organisational Change Practitioners

Prerequisites

There are no specific pre-requisites for entry to the examination; however it is strongly recommended that candidates have good knowledge of IT Service Management terminology, for instance through a recognised IT Service Management framework.

Exam, Certification & Awards

The examination will be based on the syllabus. Examination questions will be drawn from all topics in the syllabus, and coverage of any given topic can be expected to be in proportion to the amount of time allocated to that topic in the syllabus.

  • 60 minute ‘closed book’
  • 40 multiple choice questions
  • Pass mark is 26/40 (65%)

Course Material

Material for this course will only be provided as downloadable soft copy files that can be viewed on a variety of devices. Attendees may print a hard copy of the files in whatever format best meets their needs.

Learning Outcomes

  • Introduction to Service Integration and Management (SIAM)
  • SIAM implementation roadmap
  • SIAM and its relation to other management practices
  • SIAM roles and responsibilities
  • SIAM practices
  • Processes to support SIAM
  • SIAM challenges and risks

  • Nov 10
    Tue 9:00 AM AEDT - Wed 4:30 PM AEDT Online
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