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Training & Tutorials:

*Roles and Responsibilities of a

 Business Analyst

*What is System Analyst

*What is SDLC and different

 Phases of it?

*What is usecase diagram?

 & its Importance.

*How to draw flowchart? And

 its uses?

*What is RUP? Explain in detail.

*What is UML explain in detail?

*Business Analyst Tutorials

*Business Analyst Interview

 Questions

*Testing (QA) knowledge Required

 for BA

*Business Analyst Healthcare

 domain Tutorials

*Business Analyst Finance

 Domain Tutorials

*Rational Rose Tools Interview

 Questions

*Diagrams for Business Analyst

*Resumes for Business Analyst

*Jobs for Business Analyst

*Interviews Tips

*Other-Interview-Questions

 

BA Interview Questions

*BA Interview questions set 1

*BA Interview questions set 2

*BA Interview questions set 3

*BA Interview questions set 4

*BA Interview questions set 5

*Business analyst Interview

 questions 6

*Business analyst Interview

 questions 7

*Business analyst Interview

 questions 8

*Resume writing tips for BA 9

*General business analyst interview

  questions 10

*Mortgage related interview questions

  for BA 11

 

Business Analyst Tutorials

*Responsibilities of a Business Analyst

*What is Business Analysis

*Sequence diagram Explained

*Class diagram explained

*RUP explained

*UML(unified modelling language)

*SDLC(systems development life cycle)

*Insurance knowledge for BA

*Health care knowledge for BA

*Finance banking knowledge for BA

*Role of a Business Analyst(high level)

*Use case diagram step by step

*Class Diagrams UML

*Responsibilities of BA

*What is RUP ?

*RUP in SDLC process

*SDLC

*Bug Life cycle

*BA Faq

*Business Users of the system

*Class diagrams

*CMM levels

*Collaboration diagram

*Data Mapping & Data modeling

*Data model in data base

*Deliverables in SDLC

*Tools used by BA

*Q-Gate (quality gate)

*RUP (rational unified processing)

*Sequence diagrams

*Deliverables in RUP

*UML (unified modeling language)

*Use case diagram

*Use case examples

*Use case template examples

*what are JAD sessions?

*What is GAP analysis ?

*What is User acceptance testing (
UAT)?

*Daily duties of a BA

*What is System analyst ?

*UML Tutorial Part 1

*UML Tutorial Part 2

*UML Tutorial Part 3

*UML Tutorial Part 4

*UML Tutorial Part 5

*UML Tutorial Part 6

*UML Tutorial Part 7

*UML Tutorial Part 8

 

Testing Knowledge

*Testing processes

*QTP recording flow

*Break points in qtp

*Split actions in qtp

*Parameterization

*Check Points in QTP

*Integrated testing

*What is QTP ?

*Loadrunner step by step

 

Business Analyst Finance

*Business Analyst Finance domain

 Interview questions set 1

*What is Fixed rate Loan?

*What is home equity line of credit

  (HELOC) ?

*What is Loan to value ratio ?

*What is debt to income  ratio &

*What is lien Lien holder ?

*What are mutual funds ? Interview

 questions

*Trading of Stocks , what are stocks?

*New york Stock exchange

*What is NASDAQ ?

*Stock exchanges in USA

*Factors that will affect the change in

 price of STOCKS

*How to buy a STOCK ?

*What stocks are treated as equity

 while bonds as debt ?

*Some more Finance related interview

  questions for Business analyst

*Imp finance related interview

 questions for BA

*What is SWAP and types of swaps

*What are  Options & Bonds and types

Bonds in finance

*what are Options in finance

*what is a derivative and how it functions

*Who is a broker dealer

*Commercial bank in brokerage industry

*Who is a market maker?

*who is a specialist ?

*What are bond and types of bonds

*Steps for writing use case diagram

*What is SOX (Sarbanes Oxley act)

*CMM Capability maturity model

 

Business Analyst Health care :

*BA Health Care Claims

*SAS (statistical analysis system)

*Clinical Trials

*What are FACETS

*Health care fraud detection

*What is HIPAA

*Medicare Procedures and policies

*Health care Interview questions for BA

 

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What is SAS ?

 

Statistical Analysis System (SAS)

 SAS or Statistical Analysis System is provided by SAS institute, headquartered in North Carolina, USA. It’s an integrated system with software modules which are designed for business intelligence (BI), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), IT and financial Management and many more. The main purpose of SAS is to collate, manipulate and present data. Hence, it’s also widely popular as a data and statistical analysis tool. One of the major advantages of SAS is that it’s highly compatible in many computer environments, making it suitable to be used for different purposes all over the world.

SAS business solutions help the organizations in transforming enterprise data into strategic information which in turn will help in the increased performance of the enterprise.       Its products range from Business Analytics, CRM, and Data Analysis to Performance and Risk management.

 

SAS can be used across industries and large to small, medium enterprises. Say for example, the use of SAS Enterprise solution in the Insurance world will ensure better forecast of business trends, provision of insurance data models which will ensure that the main enterprise systems are integrated. Also, SAS business solutions provide a business intelligence framework to ensure an end-to-end solution for data integration, manipulation and storage.

Some of the major solutions offered by SAS software are given as follows:

a)      SAS Analytics - Analytics provides the basis for

·         Data mining – the huge volumes of data is synonymous to each and every organization and to mine to find trends and setup data models is part of the solution provided

·         Data categorization – Automatically categorize huge amounts of content based on set business rules

·         Forecasting – Analyze the patterns and predict the trends

·         Quality Improvement – monitor, implement and improve the business quality processes.

·         Statistics – Use statistical models to arrive at strategic information.

           

b)      SAS Business Intelligence - provides the organization the ability of analyzing and presenting the data. It has the unique integration with Microsoft Office tools so as to make it more user friendly in accessing, gathering and manipulating the data.

c)      SAS CRM comprises of the various sub modules such as

·         Customer experience analytics –  data collection, analysis and presentation especially in graphical manner to understand the customer requirements better

·         Marketing Analysis – impact of the marketing investments and the bottom lines can be investigated

·         Resource management – includes the planning, budgeting and performance management of the marketing initiative

·         Decision management – provides real time decisions based on the data collected on the various media.

d)     SAS Performance Management provides a holistic view to the cost control initiatives, understanding the business drivers, identifying the business and process risks and how to manage them as a whole.

e)      SAS Supply Chain Management provides valuable insight to a company’s customer management, demand forecasting models, supply networks to effectively achieve business objectives.

The solutions given above are only a subset of the business suite provided by SAS. Even though SAS is more widely known as the statistical analysis software, it can greatly enhance the workings of an organization from all modules, departments and systems and help in the progress towards its business and strategic objectives!

 

 

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