IBM Collaboration Solutions Exam Withdrawal
The IBM Collaboration Solutions Certification Program announces the withdrawal of the following tests:
- C2040-917: Administering IBM Connections 3.0
- C2040-918: Developing Portlets and Web Applications with IBM WebSphere Portlet Factory 7.0
- C2040-913: Developing Websites Using IBM Lotus Web Content Management 7
- C2040-440: IBM WebSphere Portal and Portal Products Fundamentals
As IBM Collaboration Solutions starts rolling out the new Connections and IBM Digital Experience exams in September, the above tests are out-dated. They will remain available until the end of August of this year.
Since the four exams listed above will no longer be available as of August 31st, 2014, the corresponding certifications will also be withdrawn at that time. These accreditations are:
- IBM Certified System Administrator - Connections 3.0
- IBM Certified Solution Developer - WebSphere Portlet Factory 7.0
- IBM Certified Application Developer - Lotus Web Content Management 7.0
- IBM Certified Associate - WebSphere Portal and Portal Products
Clicking on an exam title above will take you to the test overview page. From there, Pearson Vue's website can be accessed should you wish to schedule a test while it is still available. Clicking on a certification title will take you to the job role description/target audience and prerequisite skills recommended before you undertake attainment of the credential.
For more information on the replacement certifications please select the accreditation of interest below. Note that the applicable exam(s) can be accessed via these links:
- IBM Certified System Administrator - Connections 4.0
- IBM Certified Solution Developer - Web Experience Factory 8.0
- IBM Certified Application Developer - Web Content Manager 8.0
Please note that in September, a new exam will be released replacing the IBM WebSphere Portal and Portal Products Fundamentals test. The passing of this exam - tentatively titled IBM Digital Experience 8.5 Fundamentals - will lead to an associate level certification.
Premium Wallet Card
Receive a premium wallet when you order your Premium Certificate.