The trigger of any development project is typically in the identification of a business need or in the opportunity presented by a new product. Improvement or automatisation of the business process, extension of the functionality of the current Software-System, opening of new channels to clients - these are examples of different business needs.
Each business need has to be exactly explored, analysed and adjusted to a specific situation. This is exactly the domain of a Business Analyst. The achievement of a Project depends on the capabilities and the experience of the Business Analyst. She/he has to assemble precise needs and transform them into a solution definition. For this, specific skills and knowledge are essential.
The Foundation Level qualification of the IQBBA® Certified Business-Analyst curriculum is aimed at anyone involved in Business Analysis: