Badge Directory

LearnQuest Power Systems for AIX II AIX Implementation and...

This badge holder has proven their ability to install, customize, and administer the AIX operating system in a multiuser Power Systems partitioned environment. The student has proved competency on AIX...

LearnQuest IBM AIX Virtualization

This badge holder can explain the PowerVM edition's features on POWER6, POWER7, and POWER8 processor-based systems, which explains the new features and benefits of virtualization including processor...

LearnQuest IBM InfoSphere DataStage Essentials

This badge holder can perform data extractions and transformations using DataStage. The recipient can describe the uses of DataStage and the DataStage workflow, the Information Server architecture and...

ITMS - IBM PowerVM and Linux Essentials

This badge earner has gained the knowledge of basic administration skills involving Red Hat Enterprise Linux within a Power System's ecosystem. Through an instructor-led class, the individual has...

ITMS - IBM Power Systems Virtualization - AIX

This badge earner has acquired the skills to implement, measure, analyze, and tune PowerVM virtualization features for optimal performance on IBM Power Systems servers. The badge earner has a...

WebSphere Liberty - Administrator

This badge earner can articulate the WebSphere Liberty Profile architecture, as well as create and manage Liberty profile servers via the Admin Center and Jython scripts. The earner is able to deploy...

IBM Cognos Analytics V11.0.x Administration Essentials

This badge earner is able to identify Cognos Analytics administration tasks, implement security in a Cognos Analytics cloud environment, and administer the Cognos Analytics server environment. The...

IBM Cognos Analytics on Cloud V11.0.x

This badge earner demonstrates proficiency in using IBM Cognos Anlytics. This individual understands Cognos Analytics as a consumer and can create reports and dashboards. They can create metadata...

LearnQuest IBM z/OS Environment Foundations

This badge earner has demonstrated an acquired knowledge of the basics of the Z/OS operating systems and services and installation requirements for an enterprise server.

IBM Informix on Cloud V12.10 Server Fundamentals

This badge earner has demonstrated knowledge of Informix terminology, data types, workloads, and environment variables and configuration.

IBM Informix on Cloud V12.10 Database Administrator

This badge earner has demonstrated sufficient knowledge of IBM Informix on Cloud to perform basic administration of an IBM Informix on Cloud server. The earner has demonstrated knowledge of server...

IBM Information Governance Catalog V11.5.x Governing the...

This badge earner is able to use the Information Governance Catalog to analyze metadata stored within the Information Server Repository. The individual understands how metadata gets captured within...

IBM Information Server V11.5.x Developer

The Information Server V11.5.x Developer proficiency badge is earned by obtaining all Developer badges for Information Server suite of products. The badge earner has the ability to solve common...

IBM BigInsights BigIntegrate and BigQuality V11.5.x

IBM BigInsights BigIntegrate and BigQuality allow for IBM InfoSphere Information Server to be deployed on Apache Hadoop. The successful badge earner is able to install and configure IBM InfoSphere...

IBM Spectrum Scale Expert (Level II)

This badge earner understands the architecture and concepts of IBM Spectrum Scale including Information Lifecycle Management, Active File Management and Cluster Export Services. The badge holder is...

z/OS Introduction Workshop

The badge earner has demonstrated above average familiarity and practical experience with the z/OS environment, including: z/OS access and navigation of data sources; programming languages and JES...

IBM Db2 Connect V11.x Foundation

The badge earner is able to understand Db2 Connect functionality (the interaction between the IBM Client and the server), the use cases for Db2 Connect, and Db2 Connect licensing.

IBM Db2 Tools V11.x Foundation

This badge earner understands the capabilities of Data Server Manager and the capabilities of the products which comprise the Db2 Advanced Recovery Feature (IBM Db2 Merge Backup, IBM Db2 Recovery...

LearnQuest IBM z Systems Fast Track

This badge earner has demonstrated a well-rounded introduction to the System z environment, current servers, operating systems, software utilities, and middleware. Through discussion and hands-on...

IBM Big SQL V5.0.x

The badge earner is able to use Big SQL summarize, query, and analyze data residing in Hadoop datastores. The earner is also able to manage and administer Big SQL server and objects.

LearnQuest IBM z/OS Facilities

This badge earner has demonstrated an understanding of the base elements, optional features, and servers that are provided in z/OS via the z/OS Base Control Program (BCP). The recipient can use...

IBM Information Server on Cloud V11.5 Administration

The badge earner demonstrates extensive theoretical and practical knowledge of Information Server clients, authentication, session management, reporting, day-to-day administrative skills and asset...

IBM Planning Analytics V2.0.0 Local Administration

The badge earner is able to install, configure, and test IBM Planning Analytics locally as well as monitor TM1 server performance.

IBM Planning Analytics V2.0.0 Cloud Administration

The badge earner is able to administer IBM Planning Analytics on the Cloud including managing files in the shared folder, connecting to the remote desktop, controlling access to web services and...

IBM Planning Analytics V2.0.0 General Administration

The badge earner is able to monitor and administer TM1 servers, describe TM1 transaction and audit log files, administer users and groups and secure objects and data on a TM1 server when using mode 1...

Tech Data - WebSphere Application Server V9 Administration

The badge earner has demonstrated skills on topics such as: how to configure and maintain IBM WebSphere Application Server V9 in a single-server environment; how to deploy enterprise Java applications...

LearnQuest IBM Linux System Administration: Implementation

This badge holder has gained the skills required to use techniques, methods, and policies to administer a Linux system. These skills include installing Linux from a network install server, setting up...

Tech Data - Power Systems - Virtualization

The badge earner has demonstrated skills that are needed to perform Unix virtualization tasks such as processor virtualization, configuration of Virtual I/O Server and virtual devices such as virtual...

Tech Data - Storage Connectivity - SAN Volume Controller

The badge holder has demonstrated skills that are required to plan and implement tasks associated with integrating the SVC into the storage area network, such as implementation of zoning policies for...

Tech Data - z/OS System Service Facilities

The badge earner has the knowledge necessary to administer a z/OS system including base elements, optional features, servers and system service facilities that are provided by the z/OS Base Control...

Tech Data - Directory Server Foundations

The badge earner has working knowledge necessary to configure and administer IBM Directory Server, including how to perform basic Directory Server configuration, set up replication, and use logs and...

Tech Data - z/OS System Operators

The badge holder has basic understanding of the z/OS system including: System z partitioning capabilities; Processor Resource/Systems Manager (PR/SM); Job Entry Subsystem 2 (JES2); Job Entry Subsystem...

Tech Data - IBM System Z Parallel Sysplex Operations

The badge holder has skills and knowledge necessary to understand how z/OS systems operate in a Parallel Sysplex environment. The individual also has problem determination skills, and can practice...

Tech Data - CICS V5.3 CICSPlex System Administration

The badge holder has working knowledge necessary to install, configure and use CICS TS System Manager components and functions including: the installation process for CICSPlex SM; how to configure and...

Tech Data - Administering WebSphere Application Server...

The badge holder has working knowledge necessary to use the WAS LIBERTY PROFILE SERVER graphical Admin Center and the command line scripting to manage servers from a collective controller, deploy a...

How to Build Watson AI and Swift APIs and Make Money

The badge earner can monetize, distribute, and secure APIs by using IBM API Connect. The badge holder can also write full-stack apps in Swift including iOS apps that expand and connect to the...

Tech Data - IBM Cognos Analytics: Enterprise Administration

The badge holder has demonstrated knowledge covering the fundamental concepts of installing and configuring IBM Cognos Analytics, and administering servers and content in a distributed environment....

Tech Data - IBM Cúram SPM for Developers (ADE)

The badge holder has the knowledge required to use features and tools in the Cúram SPM Application Development Environment (ADE) for tasks such as: modeling classes and relationships; implementing...

Tech Data - IBM Cúram SPM for Developers (Customization) 7.x

The badge holder has the knowledge required to perform activities such as: describe the approaches for customizing Cúram SPM artifacts, perform impact analysis to determine the changes required for...

MS SQL Server Development Essentials

Has good understanding of Microsoft SQL Server Database, Structured Query Language (SQL) and Transaction- SQL (TSQL). Has basic understanding of SQL Server Database Administration, exposure to NoSQL...

MS SQL Server Administration Essentials

Has good understanding of architecture of MS SQL Server database, basic Database Administration activities like DB Objects creation, Back UP, Restore etc. Has basic understanding of writing SQL...

Oracle Application Administration Essentials

The badge earner is able to monitor and maintain existing databases and applications while delivering IBM Oracle Application Administration services to clients, using standard tools, best practices...

MS SQL Server Database Development

Able to perform MS SQL Server Database application design and development applications using Procedures, Function and Packages in T-SQL. Is table to design solutions. Has a good understanding of...

MS SQL Server Database Administration

Able to perform MS SQL Server Database Administration tasks, Database capacity planning and Database design, has good experience in performance tuning, able to write complex code and design solutions.

Server Systems Specialty Level 1

The badge earner has demonstrated their application of the skills and experience required as an IBM Technical Specialist in the Server Systems specialty. At Level 1 the badge earner has performed...

Server Systems Specialty Level 2

The badge earner has demonstrated their mastery of the skills and experience required as an IBM Technical Specialist in the Server Systems specialty. At Level 2 the badge earner has in depth technical...

LearnQuest IBM System z Parallel Sysplex Operations

This badge holder has demonstrated experience with learning how z/OS systems operate in a Parallel Sysplex environment. The recipient also learns problem determination skills, practices enhanced...

LearnQuest IBM Tivoli Netcool OMNIbus Installation and...

This badge holder has demonstrated experience with performing a complete installation of IBM Tivoli Netcool/OMNIbus 8.1. The recipient has learned all the steps necessary to perform an installation,...

IBM Mainframe Foundations - Explorer Award

This badge earner has demonstrated the ability to perform exercises by using basic tools to administer the z/OS. This individual also demonstrated an understanding of IBM mainframe concepts such as...

IBM Mainframe Foundations - Mastery Award

The badge earner has a proven expertise to perform exercises by using basic tools to administer the z/OS. The badge earner has demonstrated advanced proficiency on IBM mainframe concepts such as IBM Z...