IBM Z Student Contest badges

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IBM Z Student Contest October 2021 - Completion

IBM Z Student Contest October 2021 – Completion

Badge description

This badge earner has completed and successfully submitted all six drops of the IBM Z Student Contest. The badge earner can solve advanced mainframe problems by thinking critically and applying information from a wide variety of sources. They have orchestrated system activities using Zowe and demonstrated key mainframe skills, including COBOL, VSAM, REXX, TSO and SQL commands.

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IBM Z Student Contest October 2021 - Finalist

IBM Z Student Contest October 2021 – Finalist

Badge description

The badge earner can solve advanced IBM Z problems by thinking critically and applying information from a wide variety of sources. They have orchestrated system activities using Ansible and Zowe, while working in Docker containerized environments. The earner has also demonstrated key IBM Z skills, including REXX, COBOL, VSAM, and TSO.

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