Badge Directory

IBM Advisory Project Manager

This badge holder is a Project Manager who works independently and keeps leadership promptly apprised of work status, raising issues of risk to the appropriate level and at the appropriate time. Works...

Technical Advisor Co-Facilitator

The badge holder facilitated three or more of the Technical Leadership learning programs for x-market IBM Technical audience within the last 18 months’ period. This individual was carefully selected...

IBM Selling Profession Certification - Expert

IBM Certified Sellers at Expert level are professionals who understand client needs. They co-create value-driven, evidence-based innovative solutions for clients, using their comprehensive knowledge...

Supply Chain Management Professional Certification (SCMP)...

This badge recognizes an Advisor Supply Chain Management Professional certified by a Geo based SCMP Board, aligned with Experienced level in the SCMP Profession. This badge is available only to IBM...

Business and Industry Insight

The badge earner has enhanced their impact as a consultative advisor by reflecting on their client’s strategic challenges. They gained knowledge of frameworks and tools for analyzing their client’s...

Japan GUIDE/SHARE Advisor Award

This badge earner supported one of the Japan GUIDE/SHARE projects as an advisor of the specific theme throughout the project term. The individual demonstrated their leadership and expertise by guiding...

Trusted Advisor Professional

The badge earner has a solid understanding and demonstrates trusted advisor skills to successfully deliver proactive client support, leveraging soft-skills to be a trusted partner in the client’s...

IBM Global Sales School Certified Sales Advisor

The Certified GSS Sales Advisors are experienced sales professionals who support new sellers by: Creating a realistic client (or manager) character for practice client meetings; Assessing seller...

Trusted Advisor Expert

Badge earner has deep understanding and demonstrated Subject Matter Expert (SME) trusted advisor skills to successfully deliver proactive client support. The badge earner is recognized as an essential...

Trusted Advisor Distinguished

Badge earner successfully delivered leading-edge client experiences. Badge earner has demonstrated focus beyond Subject Matter Expert (SME) and recognized as essential to successful software adoption...

Quality Partner

This badge holder is one of GBS’ most senior, experienced and respected leaders who has successfully performed the Quality Partner role for at least one year. Quality Partners are senior coaches /...

Client Technical Solutioner Advisory Accreditation

Client Technical Solutioner (CTS) Advisory Certification indicates that this IBM professional has demonstrate expertise that combines proven knowledge, experience, and an established record of success...

Advisory Solution Manager Accreditation

The Advisory Solution Manager Certification is a recognition awarded to the IBM professional who has a proven track record of learning their profession. The candidate has been involved in winning...

IBM Automation Consulting

Able to independently advise and guide a client and position automation services, software and assets to support the scope of work using IBM Automation offerings (Advisory Services, Production...

Advisory Transition & Transformation Program Office Manager

The badge holder demonstrated successful participation on the Advanced Program Office Manager learning plan, achieved a defined level of T&T experience in this knowledge area and supported the...

Advisory Transition & Transformation Practitioner

The badge holder demonstrated successful participation on the Basic Practitioner learning plan, achieved a defined level of T&T experience in this knowledge area and supported the organisation with...

DevOps Transformation & Advisory

The badge earner is able to advise and lead organizations in their DevOps transformation journey. The earner demonstrates exceptional technical expertise and contribution in helping clients and IBM...

Offering Advisor for Cloud - Bronze

The badge earner has a foundational understanding of IBM Cloud offerings and Offering Gym for Cloud. The individual can articulate how IBM Cloud offerings can contribute to the success of their...

Offering Advisor for Cloud - Silver

The badge earner has demonstrated skills for using IBM Cloud offerings in their real field business cases. The individual knows how to build an effective message for their clients leveraging the...

Offering Advisor for Cloud - Gold

The badge earner has demonstrated skills for leveraging all the assets and skills that they have obtained from Offering Gym journey by practically applying them into the real field engagements in...

IBM Learning Professional - Experienced

The badge earner is able to partner up with the eco-system around them & is recognised as trusted advisor within their own Business Unit/market including HR.

IBM Learning Professional - Influencer

The badge earner is able to influence the eco-system around them & is recognised as trusted advisor by different Business Units in their market, including HR/Talent teams.

IBM Learning Professional - Champion

The badge earner champions the eco-system around them & is recognised as trusted advisor by different Business Units in their geo, including HR/Talent teams.

IBM Developer Jumpstart - Advisor

By earning this badge, the earner has demonstrated the stills obtained during the second year of the two Developer JumoStart program. Specifically they will have demonstrated the mastery of three...

IBM Advisory Project Management Office

Badge earner is an Advisory Project Office practitioner - PMO Subject Matter Expert and/or Project Office Manager (POM) who is responsible for the daily operation of the project office. Has a sound...

AskHR Learning Chat Advisor

The badge earner has a deep understanding of Your Learning and all its related functions and by acting as AskHR Learning Advisor they demonstrate commitment to help IBMers to navigate through Your...

TSS Special Bid Advisor - Experienced

The badge holder effectively leads the day to day tasks without supervision and freely uses the existing tools and assets. Has the ability to bring in the right Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) when...

TSS Special Bid Advisor - Expert

The badge holder works independently and provides training, mentoring or review of new team members or Experienced TSS SBAs. Actively participates in process or asset reviews, gains mastery in using...

TSS Special Bid Advisor - Thought Leader

The earner is a mentor or coach. Handles the most challenging situations. Usually the one to take ownership of opportunities and tasks where no one else would. Shows leadership in guiding teams to...

App Modernization Basics

Badge earners understand concepts of containers, container orchestration, and Kubernetes. They demonstrate knowledge of legacy app migration methods, microservices architecture, and the twelve-factor...

Data Efficiency

Badge earner has acquired an advanced level of knowledge on how they can improve the efficiency, effectiveness and overall quality of the data they handle. The Excel+ team workshops objective is to...

IBM Co-Marketing Advisor

The badge earner has demonstrated proficiency in and is recognized for advanced knowledge of the Co-Marketing program and process and can act as a trusted advisor for Business Partners and IBMers,...

Cognitive Support Platform Advocate

The IBM Cognitive Support Platform (CSP) Advocate badge earner has leveraged their Subject Matter Expertise (SME), leadership, communication skills to enhance the CSP user's effectiveness and...

IBM Cloud Transformation - Essentials

The badge earner has demonstrated understanding of Cloud Fundamentals, Journey to Cloud: Advise, Move, Build, Manage, OpenShift foundation, Cloud Advisory Offerings, Target Operating Model consulting.

IBM Cloud Transformation - Enterprise Strategy

The badge earner is recognized as a trusted advisor to Lead Cloud Transformation Strategy engagements at the Enterprise level with a focus on Cloud Strategy and Portfolio Assessment, Target Operating...

IBM Cloud Transformation - Consulting

The badge earner is recognized as a trusted advisor to co-create Cloud Transformation Roadmap with a focus on Cloud strategy, Portfolio assessment, Target Operating Model, Cloud architecture, Cloud...

SAP Technology Innovation - Client Journey

The Badge earner is a trusted advisor, able to lead and advise the client journey for SAP Technology Innovation by creating an integrated SAP’s Intelligent Enterprise based architecture and roadmap....

SAP Business Process Innovation - Client Journey

The badge earner is a trusted advisor, able to lead and advise SAP Business Process Innovation by shaping the client journey with an integrated SAP’s Intelligent Enterprise based solution architecture...

IBM z15 Technical Advisor

This badge earner can articulate the attributes and functions of the servers in the IBM z15 Server family. They understand the benefits and trade-offs associated with different features and can apply...

IBM Systems Business Partner Storage for Hybrid Cloud -...

The badge earner has a deep understanding of how the architecture and features of the IBM Storage portfolio can address customer use cases at any stage of the sales cycle. Badge earners have technical...

IBM Systems Business Partner Storage for Data and AI -...

The badge earner has a deep understanding of how the architecture and features of the IBM Storage portfolio can address use cases for clients in their AI journey. Badge earners have technical skills...

IBM Systems Business Partner Storage for Modern Data...

The badge earner has a deep understanding of how the architecture and integrated features of the IBM Storage portfolio can address customer use cases for cyber resilient storage solutions. Badge...

IBM Business Partner Storage - Enterprise Storage -...

The badge earner has a deep understanding of how the architecture and features of the IBM Storage portfolio can address customer use cases for mission-critical workloads in mainframe environments....

IBM Systems Business Partner Storage Fundamental Sales...

This badge earner has demonstrated that they have acquired the knowledge to articulate the value proposition of the IBM Storage offerings. In addition, the individual can act as a trusted client...

IBM Storage - Field Support, Top Gun

The badge holder has successfully demonstrated they possess an Expert skill level on IBM Storage platform and considered a Subject Matter Expert for that platform. Badge holder is; a preferred mentor,...

IBM System Z - Field Support, Top Gun

The badge holder has successfully demonstrated they possess an Expert skill level on IBM z platform and considered a Subject Matter Expert for that platform. Badge holder is; a preferred mentor, plays...

IBM Power - Field Support, Top Gun

The badge holder has successfully demonstrated they possess an Expert skill level on IBM POWER platform and considered a Subject Matter Expert for that platform. Badge holder is; a preferred mentor,...

Google Analytics at IBM - Advisor

GA@IBM Advisor Badge is earned by GA SMEs at IBM who demonstrate advanced understanding of the platform and shown hands-on experience at creating insights and provided guidance to others on Google...

Instana by IBM Sales Foundation

The badge earner has learned what is Observability and how it is a game changer for microservices, cloud, and APM (Application Performance Monitoring). They understand the differences between...

Cloud Satellite Sales Foundation

This badge earner has proven their knowledge of IBM Cloud Satellite and IBM Public Cloud. They can articulate the value propositions of the IBM offerings as well the IBM unique differentiators and can...