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IBM Certified Deployment Professional - Content Manager OnDemand V9.0

Job Role Description / Target Audience

Note: Test C2070-980 will be replaced in late March 2014 by two tests:

1.   C2070-985  IBM Content Manager OnDemand for MP and zOS V9.0

2.   C2070-986  IBM Content Manager OnDemand for iSeries V9.0

These tests will contain both general CMOD and operating system specific questions. The certification that was earned by anyone having passed C2070-980 will remain valid until such time that both tests C2070-985 and C2070-986 are retired.


This intermediate level certification is intended for deployment professionals that perform planning, architecture, installation, upgrade, configuration/security, customization, performance analysis and troubleshooting on IBM Content Manager OnDemand V9.0 systems.

The deployment professional has worked with  IBM Content Manager OnDemand for at least one year and has experience with IBM Content Manager OnDemand V9.0 systems. 

The deployment professional is generally self-sufficient and is able to perform most of the tasks involved in the role with limited amount of assistance from peers and vendor support services. The deployment professional efficiently uses product documentation.

Recommended Prerequisite Skills

Before preparing for this certification, basic understanding of the following is recommended and assumed for your environment:   

  • Operating systems: z/OS, IBM i, Microsoft Windows, UNIX (HPUX, AIX, Solaris), Linux (Red Hat, SUSE, zLinux).
  • Application servers: IBM WebSphere, Oracle WebLogic.
  • Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) servers: Tivoli, Active Directory, RACF
  • Archive manager: OAM, TSM, ASM   
  • High Availability (HA): load balancing, farming, and clustering technologies.
  • Data streams: AFP, PDF, SCS, and Line Data
  • Databases: IBM DB2, Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle.

In preparing for this certification, the following IBM course(s) are recommended to further improve your skills:

  • IM169: IBM CM OnDemand for Multiplatforms Application Implementation 8.4      
  • IM179: IBM Content Manager OnDemand for Multiplatforms System Administration 8.4      
  • IM180: IBM Content Manager OnDemand for Multiplatforms 8.5:Sys Implementation and Admin   
  • IM187: IBM Content Manager OnDemand for Multiplatforms 8.5:Sys Implementation and Admin (ILO)      


This certification requires 1 test(s).

Test(s) required:

Click on the link(s) below to see test details, test objectives, suggested training and sample tests.

  1. Test C2070-980 - IBM Content Manager OnDemand V9.0 Deployment Professional


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