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IBM developerWorks Premium is a developer membership program that provides an all-access pass to powerful tools, resources, and support to enable you to rapidly prototype, develop, and deploy successful cloud projects.
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Rapidly build and deliver your apps in the cloud with a 12-month subscription to Bluemix. Use your 240 USD credits on Bluemix to develop apps with services including Watson, IoT, mobile, and many others. Credits are provisioned to your Bluemix account automatically, and you can start using them as soon as they're provisioned.
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Demonstrate your expertise with a complimentary certification test, a value of 200 USD. This certification is good toward hundreds of IBM Professional Certification tests (excludes Hardware exams) at any Pearson VUE authorized test center. As a certified IBM Application Developer, you'll have proven experience developing and implementing software and cloud solutions.
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Get a free AT&T IoT Starter Kit including test SIM(s) with 6 months of AT&T cellular connectivity for use in the United States with your developerWorks Premium membership. You’ll additionally have access to the AT&T Control Center and get access to real-time connectivity testing tools.
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