Badge Directory

Technical Specialist Profession Certification - Level 3

An IBM Certified Specialist leads large teams who deliver innovative solutions that provide business value for the client. They ensure solutions meet client requirements and are technically viable in...

Leadership Team - IBM Academy of Technology

The badge holder is a member of the IBM Academy of Technology (AoT) Leadership Team. This individual is a high contributor to IBM's technical strategy and a thought leader, This individual contributes...

IBM DataStage V11.5.x on Cloud Infrastructure

This badge earner is able to explain both strategic and tactical benefits of a cloud model. They can articulate the guiding principles that enterprises should consider when evaluating Cloud solutions....

MDM V11.5.x on Cloud Infrastructure

This badge earner is capable of explaining both strategic and tactical benefits of a cloud model. They can articulate the guiding principles that enterprises should consider when evaluating Cloud...

Member - IBM Academy of Technology

The badge holder is a member of the IBM Academy of Technology. This individual is actively participating in key strategic AoT initiatives. They demonstrate our AoT mission and goals by the successful...

Architect Profession Certification - Level 3 Thought Leader

An IBM Senior Certified Architect leads large teams. They are responsible for defining the structures of complex solutions and architectures to address client business problems. They identify client...

IBM Streams V4.2.x Cloud Administration

This badge earner is capable of explaining both strategic and tactical benefits of a cloud model. The individual is able to submit and preview IBM Streams applications directly to the Streaming...

Team Solution Design

Attaining this badge demonstrates the ability to understand and leverage the strategic relationship between the Client Value Method (CVM), Team Solution Design and it's delivery through the Unified...

Architect Project Badge - Level 3

The badge earner has demonstrated their advanced skills and innovative abilities required as an IBM Architect in a successful client engagement or project that is complex and strategic. At Level 3 the...

Emeritus Member - IBM Academy of Technology

The badge holder is a former member of the IBM Academy of Technology. This individual actively participated in key strategic AoT initiatives. During their time as a Member, they demonstrated our AoT...

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...

Breakthrough Value Leadership

Upon completing a week-long session led by faculty from Boston College – Carroll School of Management, Harvard Business School and University of Toronto – Rotman School of Management, and other...

Financial Selling: Executive Conversations

Badge earners have enhanced their ability to align a value proposition with the client's financial metrics, strategic key performance indicators and goals, and have gained fluency in selling value to...

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...

Business Insight Japan

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

Digital Era Passport - Student Program

The Badge certified owners basic knowledge of strategic digital subjects like Big Data, Mobile, Cognitive, Social Business. The badge holder understands the digital transformation challenges for the...

IBM AI Ladder: A Framework for Deploying AI in your...

The successful badge earner will be able to explain and describe the technical and strategic concepts of the AI Ladder, enabling them to understand the development, deployment, and maintenance of...

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 /...

IBM Analytics Global Elite Partner Program Excellence

The Excellence badge represents an elite level partnership with IBM Analytics. The program recognizes exceptional contributions towards IBM Analytics channel revenue, solution integration of strategic...

Data Scientist Project Badge - Level 3

The badge earner has demonstrated their advanced skills and innovative abilities required as an IBM Data Scientist in a successful client engagement or project that is complex and strategic. At Level...

Data Science Profession Certification - Level 3 Thought...

An IBM Data Scientist Thought Leader leads large teams and has influence beyond their immediate organization. They identify client needs, apply industry knowledge, and leverage appropriate business...

General Manager Leadership Development Program - GM LDP

This badge represents a successful graduate of the premier General Management Leadership Develop Program who has displayed "Leadership & Business Results", "Client Success & Strategic Thinking",...

IBM Recognized Coach of Technical Talent

Badge earners of the IBM Recognized Coach of Technical Talent badge understand how to embrace the importance of advancing IBM’s technical talent and the characteristics, skills and leadership...

IBM Agile Enterprise Architecture

Earning this badge demonstrates the ability to understand and implement this unique methodology which supports a key IBM Global Services competency. An Agile EA defines Principles, Architecture...

IBM Systems Manufacturing Lean Bronze Practitioner Badge

This badge confirms that the participant can apply Lean Manufacturing methods with a comprehensive vision that supports the fulfillment of strategic objectives of manufacturing within their location....

IBM DACH University Event Owner

The badge earner combines talent growth, application of IBM methods and strategic thinking to create an opportunity for top talent acquisition. He/she identifies, evaluates, and selects IBM@University...

IBM Blockchain Platform Board of Advisors

This individual is recognized for their industry leadership with IBM Blockchain. By demonstrating their exceptional expertise and sharing their insights and experiences with the IBM Blockchain...

Open Source Strategic Committer

Badge earner has earned committer rights to an open source project that is designated as an IBM strategic project and is an active contributor in the last year. An IBM-strategic open source project is...

Open Source Strategic Leader

Badge earner is a recognized leader in an open source project that is designated as an IBM strategic project. Leadership may be demonstrated by some of the following: core committer/maintainer,...

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...

Prototyping for Industry - IBM Tech Academy France

The badge holder understands the principles of prototyping for engaging with clients effectively. They have demonstrated the capability to leverage IBM Design Thinking and have built and presented...

Software Client Architect Master Class

SCAs will achieve Mastery of Secure Multicloud Solution Architectures and Information Architectures enabling Self Service & Governed AI. They will be able to provide strategic leadership for clients’...

Cognitive Contracting Advocate

The badge earner has gained knowledge in the Cognitive Contracting platform and all its functionalities, thru which they got familiar with NLP, Cognition, AI in practice. They got experience in...

GCG Architect Acceleration Program Graduate

The Architect Acceleration Program is a 10-month experiential learning journey, targeted at senior architects from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, aiming to enhance their capabilities and knowledge....

TSS Client Insights - Strategic Sales - Bronze Level

The badge holder have handled the most complex one of a kind opportunities. The opportunities will normally include mixed scope. They will have led the client engagement including C-Suite...

TSS Client Insights - Strategic Sales - Silver Level

The badge holder will have handled the most complex one of a kind opportunities. The opportunities will normally include mixed scope. They will have led the client engagement including C-Suite...

IBM Z & LinuxONE Propose2Win

The badge earner has applied their knowledge of the IBM Z and Linux Systems strategic solutions by articulating the strategic value and benefit of an IBM Z or Linux solution to the client. They...

Elevate your Hybrid Cloud with AIOps

The badge holder demonstrates deep understanding of strategic Elevate your Hybrid Cloud with AIOps sales play and has the ability to successfully identify and close sales opportunities. The individual...

Monitor and Automate for Operational Resiliency

The badge holder demonstrates deep understanding of strategic Monitor and Automate for Operational Resiliency sales play and has the ability to successfully identify and close sales opportunities. The...

IBM Blockchain Platform Board of Advisors - 2019

This individual is recognized for their industry leadership with IBM Blockchain. By demonstrating their exceptional expertise and sharing their insights and experiences with the IBM Blockchain...

IBM Blockchain Platform Board of Advisors - 2020

This individual is recognized for their industry leadership with IBM Blockchain. By demonstrating their exceptional expertise and sharing their insights and experiences with the IBM Blockchain...

IBM Storage for SAP HANA V1

The badge earner has a deep understanding of IBM Storage for SAP HANA value proposition. They understand how to progress opportunities in virtually any stage of a customer’s journey to SAP HANA, and...

SkillsBuild Innovation Camp

This badge earner has experienced and gained skills working as part of a diverse team, focusing on solving a real-world challenge and delivering a pitch, all while using agile work methods and...

GCG Early Professional Hire Explorer

The badge earner has participated on the 6-month Early Professional Hire Stretch Project and Mentoring Project, demonstrating strategic skills on real IBM cross business unit projects, that enable the...

Unleash the Leader in You

The badge holder has a foundational understanding of the following leadership concepts and has demonstrated some, if not all, of them: strategic mindset; client focus; inspiring others amid...

IBM z15 Sales Foundation

This badge earner has developed foundational knowledge of the IBM z15 server family. The individual has an understanding of the strengths of the z15 servers and how they can serve as a basis for the...

Market Opportunity

The Market Opportunity badge whether earned through the eLearning courses or through the virtual learning class provides a learning experience designed to show you how insights for your offerings lead...

Instructor: AI In Business

This badge earner has demonstrated proficiency teaching students in the following topics: AI Core concepts; AI Adoption in Industries; walkthrough case studies in 3 different industries with hands-on...

Site Reliability Engineer Profession Certification - Thought...

Thought Leader Site Reliability Engineers (SRE) have significant breadth and depth of impact on the business through the application of deep skills and expertise in this role. At this level, the SRE...

Build, Launch and Listen

The Build, Launch and Listen Skills Badge, whether earned through the eLearning courses or through the virtual class, provides an understanding of key concepts in launching and managing offerings. A...