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2 November 2021

IBM Credentials: Ready, Set, Earn

Your new IBM credential experience has arrived! www.ibm.com/training/credentials Announcing the launch of a seamless learning and credentialing experience. All that you need for your IBM skills journey is now in one place. Looking for certifications, certification exams, skill badges or recommended training? Leverage the new site navigation and search that significantly improves the time it […]

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9 August 2021

New certification – IBM Certified Developer – Robotic Process Automation v20.12.x.

IBM is pleased to announce the release of a new certification –IBM Certified Developer – Robotic Process Automation v20.12.x. The IBM Certified Developer for IBM Robotic Process Automation v20.12.x is an intermediate-level certification for an experienced developer who has extensive knowledge of and experience with IBM Robotic Process Automation v20.12.x as a service. This developer […]

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5 August 2021

New certification: IBM Certified Solution Architect – WebSphere Hybrid Edition V5.0.

IBM is pleased to announce the release of a new certification –IBM Certified Solution Architect – WebSphere Hybrid Edition V5.0. This intermediate level certification is intended for WebSphere Hybrid Edition V5.0 Solution Architects. An IBM Certified Solution Architect on WebSphere Hybrid Edition is a person who can build solution architectures, migrate or modernize existing applications, […]

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12 July 2021

IBM Certification PLUS for IBM Cloud® Paks and Red Hat OpenShift

The IBM Professional Certification program is announcing an exciting enhancement to IBM’s credential strategy with the introduction of the new IBM Certification PLUS achievement. This unique class of certification reflects an innovative approach for combining traditional IBM certifications with other complementary and verifiable high-stakes certification and specialization credentials from IBM, third-party organizations, or both.   […]

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3 August 2020

IBM awards its three millionth digital badge (and disrupts the labor market in five big ways)

IBM has recently issued its three millionth digital badge! What started out as a simple idea to attract talent has turned into the most influential IT credential program in the world. Now, IBM has issued its three millionth badge and hosts about 2,500 activities where badges are issued. The idea was born in a conference […]

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16 September 2019

Badges Need Rigor! (Or do they really?)

By David Leaser The debate about Open Badges has shifted from their use as a signal of achievement to a dialog about rigor and the qualifications to earn a badge. In the process, the value of Open Badges may be lost if we prescribe a fixed set of expectations and present assumptions to constrain their […]

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31 January 2019

New IBM Cloud Certification – IBM Certified Solution Advisor – DevOps V2

  IBM Cloud is pleased to announce a new certification – IBM Certified Solution Advisor – DevOps V2. This certification is designed to consistently measure and validate the underlying concepts of DevOps as well as the ability to implement DevOps processes and solutions for clients. To attain the IBM Certified Solution Advisor – DevOps V2 […]

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7 January 2019

New IBM Cloud Exam Announcement – Foundations of IBM Cloud V1

  IBM Cloud is pleased to announce a new certification – IBM Certified Solution Advisor – IBM Cloud Foundations V1. This certification is designed to consistently measure and validate job skills and performance levels of IBM Cloud foundational knowledge. To attain the IBM Certified Solution Advisor – IBM Cloud Foundations V1 certification, candidates must pass […]

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4 December 2018

IBM is building the future of ‘New Collar’ jobs with digital badges – published in Evolllution

Excepted from The Evolllution, a go-to source for opinions and information on non-traditional higher education for more than 50,000 monthly visitors. The interview discusses the value proposition for New Collar and digital badges and provides specific examples on how IBM is leading in this area. In this interview, David Leaser and Rachel Akers discuss how the […]

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15 October 2018

How do we skill up the next generation of IT talent? IBM has a plan with New Collar

By David Leaser When Buckminster Fuller developed the idea of knowledge doubling — the idea that the knowledge in the world doubles at a predictable and accelerating rate — he proposed that in 1900, human knowledge was doubling every 100 years and by the 1950s, that number had been reduced to 25 years. Today, knowledge […]

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29 August 2018

IBM Security: Retirement November 30 2018

The following certifications will be withdrawn/retired on November 30, 2018, and will expire from PartnerWorld on March 31, 2019. There are no replacement certifications. Candidates are asked to refer to and select an alternate IBM Security certification. The following exams will be withdrawn on November 30, 2018: C2150-205 – IBM Security Directory Integrator Implementation V7.2 […]

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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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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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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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29 November 2017

New IBM Certification: IBM Certified Solution Implementer – DataPower Gateway v7.6; available worldwide

IBM Cloud is pleased to announce a new certification – IBM Certified Solution Implementer – DataPower Gateway v7.6. This certification is designed to consistently measure and validate job skills and performance levels of a DataPower Gateway v7.6 Solution Implementer. To attain the IBM Certified Solution Implementer – DataPower Gateway v7.6 certification, candidates must pass C1000-005, […]

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16 October 2017

New IBM Certification Website

  The IBM Certification Team is excited to unveil the redesigned IBM Certification Certification Website!   The new website has all the same information and is getting fantastic reviews on how much easier it is to navigate. Here are a few of the highlights. Simplified Indexes In the new Certification Website exams, certifications, and mastery exams […]

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8 September 2017

Certification Development – IBM DataPower Gateway Solution Implementation

Are you interested in participating in the Certification Exam Development process? The IBM Professional Certification Program is developing an exam for IBM DataPower Gateway Solution Implementation. We are looking for subject matter experts (SMEs) in this exam’s solution area who could be: Consultants Business Partners Courseware Developers Support Engineers Sales reps There are four separate […]

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