Badging & Certification

13 July 2018

IBM issues One Millionth badge

IBM’s Digital Badge Program has reached a significant milestone – we’ve issued our ONE MILLIONTH BADGE! More on our one millionth badge earners later in this article. IBM’s award-winning digital badge program was launched two and a half years ago with the simple goal of driving interest and increased engagement in training and development activities […]

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11 July 2018

New Exam Announcement – Cloud Solutions Architect v3

  IBM Cloud is pleased to announce a new certification -IBM Certified Architect – Cloud Solutions v3. This certification is designed to consistently measure and validate job skills and performance levels of an IBM Cloud Solution Architect. To attain the IBM Certified Architect – Cloud Solutions v3 certification, candidates must pass C1000-017, IBM Cloud Solutions […]

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28 June 2018

IBM Security: 3Q2018 50% Discount Promotion

  The IBM Professional Certification Program (ibm.com/certify) has been in existence for over 25 years.  Through these years, technical professionals have been able to validate their knowledge and skills, and demonstrate their expertise to others via their earned certificate recognized worldwide. Certification brings value. To the individual, certification provides a portable credential-skill validation, technical achievement, […]

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25 June 2018

Evolution of Badges – Labor Market Insight and Talent Search

Badges Most people dealing with education know the terminology. Discussions around digital credentials and badges are everywhere in the internet. I want to show you in this blog that today’s usage is only the start. The evolution around micro credentials will be huge. The newest evolution is far beyond giving a recognition. You’ll see below that badges […]

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22 June 2018

Rising Indellient Star Working on the IBM Professional Certification Program Recognized as a Top 30 Under 30 Developer

The Developer 30 Under 30 Award highlights Canada’s top young development talent and technical innovators Oakville, ON – June 19, 2018 – Aesees Kaur, Technical Lead, and Software Developer at Indellient Inc. – a technology solutions and professional services firm that empowers businesses to meet and exceed their critical business and technology objectives, has won […]

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13 June 2018

Skills + Recognition = Career enhancement

Start stacking your resume with digital credentials that matter Today, we must constantly hone and enhance our skills to remain relevant in the workforce. As a society, we know we need to rapidly re-skill vast number of people on an ongoing basis to both remain relevant globally and to avoid long periods of high unemployment. […]

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7 June 2018

New Exam: IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.1 Implementation

  IBM Systems Storage Software is pleased to announce a new certification – IBM Certified Deployment Professional – Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.1. This certification is designed to consistently measure and validate job skills and performance levels of an IBM Spectrum Protect Plus V10.1.1 implementer. To attain the IBM Certified Deployment Professional – Spectrum Protect Plus […]

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1 May 2018

New IBM Certification – IBM Certified Application Developer – Operational Decision Manager Standard V8.9.1

  IBM Cloud is pleased to announce a new certification – IBM Certified Application Developer – Operational Decision Manager Standard V8.9.1. This certification is designed to consistently measure and validate job skills and performance levels of an IBM Operational Decision Manager Standard V8.9.1 Application Developer. To attain the IBM Certified Application Developer – Operational Decision […]

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25 April 2018

New IBM Certification: IBM Certified SOC Analyst – Security QRadar SIEM V7.2.8

  In collaboration with CompTIA, IBM Security is excited to announce the addition of the following job role certification to the Professional Certification Program from IBM. In an age in which cyber threats run rampant, it is critical that organizations keep their systems and data secure.  Having the proper training and skills is a critical […]

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8 March 2018

5 Reasons to Attend IBM Systems TechU in Orlando

 5 Reasons to Attend IBM Systems TechU in Orlando For over two decades, IBM Systems Technical University (TechU) events have delivered technical training for IT professionals on IBM Systems technologies and products. Each year we work to improve the content to meet the evolving needs of IT professionals. These global events are built for you! […]

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2 March 2018

WCE Business Partners take note! New mastery exams for sellers

  The Watson Customer Engagement (WCE) skills enablement team is pleased to announce a new set of sales/technical sales mastery exams to represent our solution framework and help Business Partners achieve both competency attainment and reseller authorization.   Overview: How can WCE transform your profession? Watson Marketing: Deepen engagement and increase conversions by capitalizing on […]

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15 February 2018

The IBM Digital Badge Program is leading in IT Digital Credentials – have you read the news?!

Have a look at what’s being said in the press about our Digital Badge Program! Fox Business: IBM’s digital badges help keep skills fresh and up to date David Leaser, Senior Program Executive, Innovation and Growth for IBM discussed with Fox Business how Baby Boomers stay relevant at work longer with the use of this […]

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8 February 2018

IBM Watson V3 Application Development to be withdrawn April 30 2018

  IBM will be retiring exam C7020-230 IBM Watson V3 Application Development on April 30, 2018. If you wish to take the exam prior to that date, you can register at www.pearonsvue.com/ibm . No PartnerWorld expiration date has been set for the IBM Certified Application Developer – Watson V3 certification. A replacement exam is set […]

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7 February 2018

Badges: psychology, usage, future

Badges example: my son My son is too young for all IT industry discussions around badges. But he has shown me last year the power of a badge system. It was during our winter vacation. My son is skiing with me for eight years. I assume it was due to doing lots of sports he is […]

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26 January 2018

IBM wins ATD Excellence in Practice Award for its digital credentials program

  The IBM Digital Badge Program was awarded the 2017 Excellence in Practice Award in the Learning and Development category at the Association for Talent Development (ATD) Conference this Tuesday, May 8 in San Diego, California. The Association for Talent Development (ATD), formerly American Society for Training & Development (ASTD), is a leading non-profit association […]

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15 January 2018

Measure Education Coverage

Today, I want to share some thoughts around coverage. In general, there are lots of discussions around the question “Is your company having a good education coverage?” Most responses are negative. People do not have a clear definition on what education coverage is exactly. In the end, everybody has his own definition. Let us reflect a […]

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9 January 2018

IBM Security Certification Online Testing Promotion

IBM Security Certification is pleased to announce the Online Testing Promotion. The promotion details are as follows. Time Frame: January 1, 2018 to March 31, 2018 All tests must be registered for and taken during this timeframe. Valid: Worldwide, except Japan Discount: 50% off the regular test fee Applicable Tests: All IBM Security certification tests […]

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9 January 2018

Take a FREE IBM Test at THINK 2018

  It’s a new year and it is time to get a head start on your New Year Resolutions; learn a new skill or validate your current skills with an IBM Certification! Take a step toward success by attending THINK 2018 in Las Vegas this March and pre-register to take an IBM exam for free! […]

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