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Abacus360 Banking for Consultants | Basics

Training Description

With Abacus360 Banking, BearingPoint has developed an innovative, sustainable solution that is ready to meet the upcoming challenges in the areas of regulatory reporting, risk calculation and controlling regulatory KPIs.

As an external consultant, you can expect many interesting projects involving the initial implementation of Abacus at a client’s site, the migration from ABACUS/DaVinci to the new Abacus360 Banking platform as well as customer-specific enhancements using our additional advanced tools.

Our 5-day training "Abacus360 Banking for Consultants - Basics" offers you the opportunity to gain knowledge on Abacus360 Banking and ABACUS/DaVinci embedded by looking at the entire data flow, from operating and source systems through to the production of regulatory reports, including analysis tools.

Training Contents

  • B0: Introduction to Abacus360 Banking
    • Brief overview of national and international regulatory reporting requirements
    • General structure of the Abacus360 Banking platform and enhancement options via functional Abacus360 Banking components
    • Current Abacus360 Banking Roadmap
    • Overview of procedures in a typical transition project from ABACUS/DaVinci to Abacus360 Banking
    • Abacus360 Banking interface structure (incl. ABACUS/DaVinci embedded)
    • Documentation and communication
    • Overview of the data flow, from operating and source systems through to report production 
    • Data structure and table handling
  • B1: Data model and design of input Interfaces
    • Introduction to the data model as the basis of data delivery and Analysis
      • for ABACUS/DaVinci embedded
      • for Abacus360 Banking
    • Data delivery and import: formats and types
    • Bidirectional Adapter
    • XPO tables and module relevances
    • Data requirements and documentation
  • B2: Processes and functions
    • Overview of the general process flow
    • Consistency error checks
    • Data import process incl. standard pre-processing (e.g. distribution of specific value adjustment provisions, account set-offs)
    • Module-specific processes
  • B3: Implementation
    • System architecture (among others, multi layer structure, partitioning concept)
    • Server settings
    • Overview installation process including license code
    • Execution of batch processes
  • B4: Customizing
    • Technical parameters
    • Module-specific parameters
    • User administration

  • B5: Test and introduction
    • Analysis tools for reports based on ABACUS/DaVinci embedded
      • Drill-down/drill-up options
      • Audit Trail
      • Cluster- and reporting date comparisons
    • Abacus360 Banking analysis tools
      • Bidirectional adapter
      • Designer Toolset
      • Static Audit Trail
    • Specific AnaCredit analysis Tools
      • Comparison Kit
    • Test of reporting results (validation)
    • Execution of migration Tests

Training Audience

This training is aimed at mainly functionally oriented consultants in the field of regulatory reporting, who wish to build up Abacus360 Banking knowledge and would like to offer their professional services in Abacus360 implementation Projects.

Trainers and Language

All our trainers are employees of BearingPoint Software Solutions GmbH. Due to their extensive practical experience and their well-structured training approach they will provide you with the knowledge required for relevant project deployments.

The training can be held in English or German.

 Dates / Registration 


Note: Optional Certification

As a proof of your Abacus expertise to your business partners, you can obtain a certification, once you have completed this training.

Prerequisites are:

  • Participation in this training (personal attendance at all content units) 
  • Successfully passing a written exam about the contents of this training (personal attendance)
  • Signing of our Certification Conditions

The fee for participating in the written exam is EUR 200,00 plus VAT.

Please find further information under the button “Certification for Consultants” at our homepage.