IBM has announced a new Certification Program for Watson Application in order to recognize developers who are qualified enough to develop the Applications for Watson cognitive computing platform.
Various aspects will be tested via an exam such as Fundamentals of IBM’s Watson Developer Cloud and Cognitive Computing, Use cases of Cognitive Computing among others. IBM is offering the Certification in order to train developers who will be qualified enough to build consumer and enterprise-ready solutions, helping organizations to hire them.
Developers who take the test will have to answer 64 questions in 105 minutes and a score of 70 is required to pass the test. Pearson VUE will be providing the certification testing. Pearson VUE specializes in computer-based testing and certification. IBM stated that test can be taken anywhere through Pearson VUE’s test centers which are available in 175 countries.
IBM has also provided sample tests, digital study guides, and learning labs in order to help the applicants. A digital badge will be awarded to each individual with a unique code on successful completion of the test. These badges can be shared on social media and are intended to be used for digital verification.