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Cloud Application Developer - Explorer Award for Students 2016

Through a faculty-led student education, this badge earner has demonstrated the ability to build, run, deploy, and develop applications on a hybrid cloud development platform, using IBM Bluemix. This individual has also demonstrated an understanding of topics such as DevOps services, IBM Cloudant, Andoird development environment, Apple iOS, Push Notification Services, Node.js, Node packages, Liberty Profile, and MongoDB.

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What it takes to earn this badge

  • Must be a student of the IBM Skills Academy with no prior professional experience.
  • Completion of Module I - Cloud Computing Overview: Covering Cloud Overview, Trends, Case Studies.
  • Completion of  Module II - Cloud Application Foundations: Covering understanding Cloud Computing technologies; Introduction to HTML5 and JavaScript programming.
  • Completion of Module III - Cloud Application Developer: Cloud Service models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS); Bluemix applications; Building applications using Node.js, Eclipse, Cloud Foundry, DevOp Services, and MBaaS; REST architecture, JSON and Functional security; Data Services in Bluemix; Server side JavaScript; Web Application framework; Liberty profile (administer, deploy and monitor applications).
  • Passed the Cloud Application Developer practice test for "IBM Cloud Application Developer 2016"
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