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Skytap Sales Expertise

By completing this course and earning this badge, the individual will understand the end-to-end sales process for Skytap by undergoing these key elements: - Present overview of Skytap Service - Opportunity Identification - Architectural deep-dive into Skytap - Demonstration of Skytap Service - Sizing and Pricing of Skytap Environment - Plan and execute Skytap workshop - Create a business value case for Skytap

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IBM Cloud Pak for MultiCloud Management Wizard

This badge earner has gained in-depth technical skills for Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management. They have demonstrated expertise in Red Hat skills as well as specific skills for Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management by earning accreditation, certifications and badges. Through completion of the extensive technical learning path, this business partner is confident in installing, administering, and deploying a successful Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management environment on Red Hat OpenShift.

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IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Wizard

This badge earner has gained in-depth technical skills for Cloud Pak for Integration. They have demonstrated expertise in Red Hat skills as well as specific skills for Cloud Pak for Integration by earning accreditation, certifications and badges. Through completion of the extensive technical learning path, this business partner is confident in installing, administering, and deploying a successful Cloud Pak for Integration environment on Red Hat OpenShift.

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IBM Cloud Pak for Applications Wizard

This badge earner has gained in-depth technical skills for Cloud Pak for Applications. They have demonstrated expertise in Red Hat skills as well as specific skills for Cloud Pak for Automation by earning accreditation, certifications and badges. Through completion of the extensive technical learning path, this business partner is confident in installing, administering, and deploying a successful Cloud Pak for Applications environment on Red Hat OpenShift.

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IBM Cloud Pak for Automation Wizard

This badge earner has gained in-depth technical skills for Cloud Pak for Automation. They have demonstrated expertise in Red Hat skills as well as specific skills for Cloud Pak for Automation by earning accreditation, certifications and badges. Through completion of the extensive technical learning path, this business partner is confident in installing, administering, and deploying a successful Cloud Pak for Automation environment on Red Hat OpenShift.

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IBM Journey to Cloud Sales Essentials

The badge holder demonstrates an understanding of IBM's Cloud strategy and can position IBM Cloud offerings in a customer sales situation. This individual has proven their knowledge of customer pain-points and how IBM Cloud technology can address these.

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Digital Developer Conference: Machine Learning Track

The badge earner understands the capabilities delivered by IBM Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management, and can describe the role of its core components, foundational technologies, and best practices. The badge earner can plan, install, configure, and operate IBM Cloud Pak for Multicloud Management and perform advanced hands-on tasks utilizing its core components.

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Digital Developer Conference: Cloud Native Track

The badge earner understands essential concepts related to the implementation of secure microservices applications in a multi-cloud environment. The badge earner has hands-on experience with deploying applications on Kubernetes.

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Workshops

IBM Cloud - IBM Cloud Pak for Integration Exploration Workshop

With a solid foundation in IBM Cloud Pak for Integration, badge earners will be able to help their clients in their journey towards agile integration to better address their modern integration needs. They will master the art of deploying IBM Cloud Pak for Integration across any environment with an underlying Kubernetes infrastructure and support a decentralized and self-service approach to enterprise scale integration.

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