Service Integration and Management (SIAM) creates an environment where IT professionals can effectively orchestrate the increasing array of business solutions and services, whether they are delivered internally, externally, or from the cloud.
The BCS EXIN Foundation Certificate in SIAM® is the most relevant and practical resource for skills and knowledge development, aligning Service Management framework processes and enabling businesses of any size to effectively manage multi-sourcing. This includes outsourcing, SaaS, PaaS, and Cloud and benefits a very broad range of stakeholders.
Organizations are recognizing an increasing need to implement a Service Integration and Management (SIAM) framework to help them better manage multiple suppliers and reduce service complexity, whilst improving efficiency, governance, and cost control.
SIAM is a methodology used to manage multiple service providers and to integrate them seamlessly to provide a single business-facing IT organization.
The EXIN BCS SIAM® Foundation tests a candidate’s knowledge and understanding of the terminology and the core principles. This 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 EXIN BCS SIAM® Foundation knows how Service Integration and Management delivers business value and is able to contribute to the implementation and use of Service Integration and Management in an organization.
Module 1 – Introduction to Service Integration and Management
Module 2 – SIAM implementation roadmap
Module 3 – SIAM and its relation to other management practices
Module 4 – SIAM roles and responsibilities
Module 5 – SIAM practices
Module 6 – Processes to support SIAM
Module 7 – SIAM challenges and risk
The certification will create clarity and consensus for anyone involved in service management that takes care of any combination of internal and external service providers.
- Service managers
- Project and program managers
- Business relationship managers
- Change and commercial managers
- Solution Architects
The above list is a suggestion only; individuals may wish to attend based on their own career aspirations, personal goals, or objectives. Delegates may take as few or as many Intermediate qualifications as they require, and to suit their needs.
There are no prerequisites for this exam.