PEGACSSA-V6-2 Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA) Exam Set 6

A linked property__________? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • provides a way to update PRPC link objects from a work object
  • is used to dynamically build foreign keys in the database
  • connects two pages on the clipboard
  • automatically handles the opening of a referenced object stored in the PRPC database (Correct)

Answer : automatically handles the opening of a referenced object stored in the PRPC database

Storing instances in the table pr_other is ________. (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • a good practice as it is helpful in providing flexibility to your application
  • a poor practice as the table does not contain adequate columns and indexes (Correct)
  • a poor practice as the table name is too generic
  • a good practice as it improves reusability

Answer : a poor practice as the table does not contain adequate columns and indexes

A .ProductID property must store Product ID values (e.g. "P-123"), but user interface control for it must allow users to pickfrom a list that displaysboth the Product IDand the Product Name (e.g. "P123 Organic Dried Pears"). 
Which PRPC UI control would you use for this requirement without any special customization?  


Options are :

  • AutoComplete (Correct)
  • DynamicSelect
  • RadioButton

Answer : AutoComplete

PEGACSSA-V6-2 Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA) Exam Set 1

An architect wishes to move a rule to a more general class so that it can be used by more than one work type. What technique is best used to handle this situation? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • Do a SaveAs, and delete the original rule
  • Do a SaveAs, and mark the original rule with an availability of "No"
  • Do a SaveAs, and mark the original rule blocked
  • Do a SaveAs, and mark the original rule withdrawn (Correct)
  • Do a SaveAs, and mark the original rule final

Answer : Do a SaveAs, and mark the original rule withdrawn

The connector rules are referenced in ________. (Choose Two)  
A. Data Transform B. Service Rule C. Activity D. Flow E. Flow Action 


Options are :

  • A,D,E
  • A,B
  • C,D (Correct)
  • A,C

Answer : C,D

Based on the Service Level rule shown below, which of the following statements best explains what the Service Level rule will instruct the system to do? (Choose One) 


Options are :

  • 11 days after the assignment is created and remains unprocessed, the first passed deadline will be reached
  • 7 days after the assignment is created and remains unprocessed, the first passed deadline will be reached Pegasystems
  • 8 days after the assignment is created and remains unprocessed, the first passed deadline will be reached
  • 10 days after the assignment is created and remains unprocessed, the first passed deadline will be reached (Correct)

Answer : 10 days after the assignment is created and remains unprocessed, the first passed deadline will be reached

PEGACSSA-v6-2 Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA) Exam Set 5

Which of the following statements most accurately describes declarative rules? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • Declarative rules can only be run on work objects
  • Declarative rules are executed by PRPC directly making them less error prone and easier to maintain (Correct)
  • Declarative rules can only be used for numeric computation
  • Declarative rules should only be used in rule engine applications that do not have a user interface

Answer : Declarative rules are executed by PRPC directly making them less error prone and easier to maintain

 Which of the following is most accurate about the branding wizard? (Choose One) 


Options are :

  • Finish all steps in the same order only during creating a new skin
  • Must always use quick create when creating a new skin
  • The skin can be modified in the branding wizard multiple times (Correct)
  • Finish all steps in the same order only when copying a standard skin

Answer : The skin can be modified in the branding wizard multiple times

A section rule cannot be placed in ______________? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • container
  • portal (Correct)
  • harness
  • flow action
  • a layout

Answer : portal

PEGACSA-v6-2 PEGA SYSTEM Certified System Architect CSA Test Set 2

Which statement is most accurate regarding draft flow rules? (Choose One) 


Options are :

  • This is a good practice to indicate to the QA team which flow not to test
  • Rule Resolution ignores them
  • PRPC turns off automatically the draft mode when the flows are moved to production environment
  • This is a good practice to indicate that your flow is available only for unit testing (Correct)

Answer : This is a good practice to indicate that your flow is available only for unit testing

What is the most appropriate way to set a series of properties on a clipboard page during a flow process? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • Build a Data Transform rule and reference it (Correct)
  • Use the "Set Properties" feature of an assignment shape
  • Use the "Set Properties" feature of a utility shape
  • Write a utility with "Property-Set" methods

Answer : Build a Data Transform rule and reference it

Which of the following sub classes of MyCo-Data-Vehicle is most appropriate? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • MyCo-Data-Vehicle-Truck (Correct)
  • MyCo-Data-Vehicle-Model
  • MyCo-Data-Vehicle-Doors
  • MyCo-Data-Vehicle-Engine

Answer : MyCo-Data-Vehicle-Truck

PEGACSSA-V6-2 Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA) Exam Set 3

A standard agent is configured to run at 2 hour intervals. The next run time indicates 1:30 PM. At that time, the agent queue is empty. Which statement is most accurate? (Choose One) 


Options are :

  • The Agent Manager does not create the Agent Thread
  • The Agent Thread wakes up, establish the security context and goes back to sleep mode
  • The Agent Thread does not wake up
  • The Agent Thread wakes up but does not run the Agent Activity (Correct)

Answer : The Agent Thread wakes up but does not run the Agent Activity

Which of the following is not a proper use of a Declare OnChange rule? (Choose One) 


Options are :

  • You wish to track all changes to a property value during calculations of a risk score
  • You wish to suspend work and call an audit flow when a risk score goes above a threshold
  • Provide client side calculations of a price when line items change (Correct)
  • You wish to execute an activity to call decision trees and decision tables

Answer : Provide client side calculations of a price when line items change

While entering personal information, First name and Last name must accept only textual (nonnumeric). What is the best validation type that you can choose in this scenario? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • Use an Edit validate rule (Correct)
  • Invoke a validate rule in the flow action
  • Use TextInput in the Control
  • Define Text in the Property Type

Answer : Use an Edit validate rule

PEGA CSA71V1 Certified System Architect Practice Exam Set 5

The application accelerator can be used to do all of the following, except? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • Build an application without an Application Profile
  • Build both a Framework layer and an Implementation layer
  • Build an Implementation layer when there is no need for a dedicated Framework layer (Correct)
  • Build a Framework layer when the Implementation layer requirements are not yet known
  • Build an application from an Application Profile

Answer : Build an Implementation layer when there is no need for a dedicated Framework layer

Given the following rules and assuming the expressions is set to backward chaining (whenever used), which of the following actions will cause the expression to fire? (Choose One)   


Options are :

  • Changes to the value of .Country or .State
  • Changes to the value of .Country ONLY
  • Referencing .Country or .State
  • Referencing .TaxRate (Correct)

Answer : Referencing .TaxRate

The term storage stream in the PAL reading represents ________________. (Choose One)   


Options are :

  • the database table which the data tables and other external classes are pointing to
  • the data stored for the stream(User interface) rules
  • the database table where the work item is persisted
  • the data stored in the BLOB column of a PRPC database (Correct)

Answer : the data stored in the BLOB column of a PRPC database

PEGACSSA-v6-2 Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA) Exam Set 5

Which of the following is not a feature supported by When rules? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • Custom Boolean logic
  • Executing a utility function
  • Parameterized inputs (Correct)
  • Rule Delegation

Answer : Parameterized inputs

When can you expect the system to do an automatic commit? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • When an assignment is created
  • All of the above (Correct)
  • When routing occurs during flow processing
  • When a Get Next Work is called

Answer : All of the above

 Which of the following statements is most accurate if we need to use a different image instead of red X : (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • Modify the Error section using the branding wizard (Correct)
  • None
  • Cannot be changed
  • Customize the image in the workform section
  • Customize the image in the Perform harness rule

Answer : Modify the Error section using the branding wizard

PEGACSSA-v6-2 Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA) Exam Set 2

Which of the following is the most appropriate way to start an enterprise application? (Choose One) 


Options are :

  • Use the System Management Application
  • Enterprise applications should use a hand-crafted class structure
  • Use the Enterprise Application Accelerator (Correct)
  • Use the Application Express wizard

Answer : Use the Enterprise Application Accelerator

What is the most appropriate way to fix the alignment issue on smart layouts?  
For example, considering the figure below, how would you fix the "Social Security Number" label that is wrapped? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • Adjust the smart layout width in the branding wizard for a single smart layout (Correct)
  • None
  • Write custom HTML rule to fix the alignment
  • Increase the column width of smart layouts to avoid wrapping
  • Use a custom layout since smart layouts are not flexible

Answer : Adjust the smart layout width in the branding wizard for a single smart layout

Which of the following statements about declarative pages are most accurate? (Choose Two)  
A. A thread level declarative page can be used to look up work related to a work object B. Requestor level declarative pages are useful to store data related to a user or userís session C. A requestor level declarative page can be used to look up work related to a work object D. Thread level declarative pages are read/write whereas node level pages are read-only E. Node level declarative pages can be used to execute an activity every X minutes  


Options are :

  • A,C,E
  • A,C
  • D,E
  • A,B (Correct)

Answer : A,B

PEGACSSA-v6-2 Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA) Exam Set 1

Which two of the following statements are least accurate about the Split-For-Each and Split-Join shapes? (Choose Two)  
A. Both shapes allow you to continue processing when ANY or ALL of the sub processes complete B. Split-Join allows you to execute different sub-flows whereas Split-For-Each calls the same process on different pages C. Split-For-Each allows you to execute different sub-flows whereas Split-Join calls the same process on different pages D. Split-For-Each is used to iterate through a list of objects E. Both shapes create separate Threads for sub-processes they create 


Options are :

  • A,E
  • D
  • A,B,C
  • C,E (Correct)

Answer : C,E

The Spouse Info section must be visible only when the Marital Status is "Married". What is the best way to implement this behavior if the changes need to be enforced at the client side? (Choose One)   


Options are :

  • Custom Javascript to hide/show the spouse information
  • Adding a Visbile when rule on all labels and fields
  • Adding a Visible when rule on the section include (Correct)
  • Adding a Refresh when rule on the section include which is dependent on the marital status property

Answer : Adding a Visible when rule on the section include

Which statements pertaining to the Associated RuleSet setting on data instances is most accurate? (Choose Two) A. Access group instances must be associated with a RuleSet B. Associating a RuleSet to a data instance assists in application packaging C. The associated RuleSet for data instances of certain classes are set by wizards D. Only data associated with RuleSets in your runtime stack can be accessed E. Operator ID instances must be associated with RuleSet 


Options are :

  • A,D
  • A,E
  • B,C (Correct)
  • D,E

Answer : B,C

PEGACSSA-V6-2 Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA) Exam Set 5

Data Transform is most appropriately used for which of the following scenarios? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • To interact directly with PRPC database
  • To transform PAL data into a user-friendly format
  • To Parse data coming from a connector
  • To set some properties on the work item as it advances over a flow connector (Correct)

Answer : To set some properties on the work item as it advances over a flow connector

 Which of the following are the most appropriate ways to include data instances into your RuleAdmin-Product? (Choose Two)  
A. Checking the associated data check box on each included RuleSet/Application B. Selecting individual data instances C. Invoking an activity that finds the instances based on meta data D. Attaching data instances as linked properties E. No additional work is required if the data is associated with a RuleSet 


Options are :

  • C,D
  • A,B,C
  • A,B (Correct)
  • A

Answer : A,B

When integrating with external systems, one concern is managing how the connection information may vary as the application migrates from Development through Production. This problem is solved by using which of the following PRPC techniques? (Choose One)  


Options are :

  • Circumstanced Data Transform rules
  • Global Resource Settings (Correct)
  • Dynamic Class Referencing
  • Declare Pages

Answer : Global Resource Settings

PEGACSSA-V6-2 Certified Senior System Architect (CSSA) Exam Set 2

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