Badge Directory

Telecommunications Insights & Solutions (Gold)

Awarded to a candidate that is recognized as an authority in the industry, independently handling unique situations and assisting others, providing guidance to executives.

Telecommunications Insights & Solutions (Silver)

Able to apply new insights and solutions to change a company's business model and/or operating model.

Telecommunications Insights & Solutions (Platinum)

Awarded to a candidate that is recognized as a Telecommunications subject matter expert and thought leader within and outside IBM. Handles the most challenging situations. Takes responsibility for...

Telecommunications Industry Jumpstart

This badge is awarded for successful completion of the Industry Jumpstart program

Telecommunications Insights & Solutions (Bronze)

Awarded to a candidate that understands the client’s industry and applies that knowledge to deliver outstanding client value. It involves using knowledge related to business challenges, industry...

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...

I will

The badge earner has successfully demonstrated knowledge and skills in the Holistic Leadership Development Frameworks that is meant to shape him/her with Efficient and Confident Communications,...

Networking on z/OS - Foundations

This badge earner has knowledge and foundational understanding of networking on z/OS including networking principles, TCP/IP and SNA communication protocols, and the logical and physical components...

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 SPSS Modeler Text Analytics Basics

The badge holder has working knowledge necessary to implement a complete set of steps involved in working with text data from reading the text data to creating the final categories for additional...

Lab Services Professional: Business Development

This badge recognizes competencies valued by successful consulting and professional services teams including strategy and portfolio management, business development, opportunity identification and...

IBM New Collar Professional Skills

This badge earner has an understanding of key skills for professional success as well as core soft skills needed in the IT workforce. This knowledge of skills and behaviors includes: creating &...

Lead Manager User

This badge earner understands how to use IBM Talent Management Solutions Lead Manager to help manage leads in their organization. The individual has gained knowledge for using Lead Manager as follows:...

LearnQuest IBM Spectrum Protect Advanced Administration,...

This badge holder has demonstrated experience with streamlining your daily operations by implementing the latest features, such as inline data deduplication using storage containers, secure...

People Skills - Communication, Presentation, Collaboration,...

This badge earner has understanding and have applied key People Skills ("soft skills" in this context) for personal and professional success. These skills and behaviors include: creating & delivering...

BrassRing on Cloud: New User Fundamentals

This badge earner understands how to use IBM Talent Management Solutions BrassRing on Cloud in their organization. The individual has gained knowledge on how to manage reqs, manage talent gateways,...

BrassRing on Cloud: Administrator Tools

This badge earner understands how to administer IBM Talent Management Solutions BrassRing on Cloud in their organization. The individual has gained knowledge on how to manage users, manage...

Tech Data - IBM Spectrum Protect 8.1.7 Advanced...

This badge earner has demonstrated advanced skills in the administration, tuning and troubleshooting of IBM Spectrum Protect. These skills include managing data retention, use of object-based data...

Marist College (IDCP) - z/OS Emerging Technologies

Through participation in and completion of lectures and associated hands-on activities, this badge earner can describe new technologies from the perspective of the IBM Z hardware and software and the...

IBM Spectrum Protect 8.1.7 Advanced Administration, Tuning,...

This credential earner has completed instructor-led learning for understanding IBM Spectrum Protect, formerly known as IBM Tivoli Storage Manager. Through hands-on exercises, topics cover learning how...

z/OS TCP/IP Configuration with NCA

This badge earner has knowledge and foundational understanding of z/OS TCP/IP configuration provided with the IBM Configuration Assistant for z/OS Communications Server (NCA). This individual is...

Introduction to IBM SPSS Modeler Text Analytics (v18.1.1) -...

This credential earner has completed instructor-led learning for understanding how to analyze text data using IBM SPSS Modeler Text Analytics. Skills covered include understanding the complete set of...

IBM z/OS 2.4 Update - Code: ESC9G

This credential earner has completed instructor-led learning for understanding the new features and enhanced functions provided in z/OS Version 2 Release 4. Topics include enhancements to the base...

Interskill - Mainframe Specialist - SDSF Expert

This badge earner uses their extensive knowledge of SDSF to create and monitor z/OS health checks, and to monitor and manage JES2 system resources. This individual also uses SDSF to monitor and...

z/OS Facilities - Code: ES15G

This credential earner has completed instructor-led learning for understanding the base elements, optional features, and servers that are provided in z/OS. Topics include: system service facilities...

Interskill - Mainframe Specialist – Network Communications –...

This badge earner can explain the use of the SNA and TCP/IP communication protocols, and the logical and physical components associated with them that form the backbone of communications through the...

Interskill - Mainframe Specialist – Network Communications –...

This badge earner can earner can explain the use of the SNA and TCP/IP communication protocols, and issue VTAM and TCP/IP commands used to monitor and manage network communications in a z/OS...

Interskill - Mainframe Specialist – Network Communications –...

This badge earner can explain the function of the z/OS Communications Server, and the communication protocols that can be configured in a z/OS environment. The individual can enter VTAM and TCP/IP...

Interskill – Mainframe Systems Programmer – Systems...

This badge earner can explain the system data sets that are required to support a z/OS environment and the initialization process that uses these data sets and system parameters to enable it. The...

z/OS Network Security - Foundations

This badge earner has knowledge and foundational understanding of z/OS network security, including network security overview, and general knowledge of IPSec, zERT, AT-TLS, and IDS. This individual is...

Development with AI and Web Services

This badge earner knows how to integrate Watson artificial intelligence and web services using Node-RED as a programming tool. The earner understands the basics of cloud-based software and web...

Interskill - Mainframe Specialist - SDSF - Expert 2.4

This badge earner uses their extensive knowledge of SDSF to create and monitor z/OS 2.4 health checks, and to monitor and manage JES2 system resources. This individual also uses SDSF to monitor and...

IMS Fundamentals

Badge earners understand IMS components and services: IMS database system, database access methods and hierarchical model; DBDs, PSBs, and PCBs; Secondary indexes and logical relationships;...

Interskill - Mainframe Specialist - Network Communications -...

This badge earner can explain the use of the SNA and TCP/IP communication protocols, and the logical and physical components associated with them that form the backbone of communications through the...

Interskill - Mainframe Specialist - Network Communications -...

This badge earner can explain the use of the SNA and TCP/IP communication protocols, and issue VTAM and TCP/IP commands used to monitor and manage network communications in a z/OS environment. The...

Interskill - Mainframe Systems Programmer - Systems...

This badge earner can explain the system data sets that are required to support a z/OS 2.4 environment and the initialization process that uses these data sets and system parameters to enable it. The...

IBM Accelerate - Marketing and Communications

This badge earner demonstrates knowledge of the career paths available in the Marketing and Communications field as well as a foundational understanding of key marketing and communications concepts....

TAC Incubator Program - Network Professional Foundations...

This badge earner has demonstrated knowledge in the following technical topics: Network Basics; Switching and Routing; Security; VPN; VoIP and others. The earner has also demonstrated skills in active...