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IBM Certified Mobile Application Developer - Worklight V5.0.0.3

Nov. 15, 2012

IBM is pleased to announce the addition of the following job-role certification and applicable test to the Professional Certification Program from IBM. This certification is available worldwide today, Nov. 16, 2012. By achieving this certification, mobile application developers have validated their knowledge and skills, and can demonstrate their technical competence to others.

IBM Certified Mobile Application Developer - Worklight V5.0.0.3
Test 000-176, IBM Worklight V5.0.0.3, Mobile Application Development

This intermediate level certification is intended for developers who have hands-on experience with Worklight to develop mobile hybrid applications.

A mobile application developer who achieves this certification can use Worklight to develop client-side applications, develop server-side integration and security components, and deploy and manage Worklight applications

This mobile application developer 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 mobile application developer efficiently uses product documentation.

To attain the IBM Certified Mobile Application Developer - Worklight V5.0.0.3 certification, candidates must possess the skills outlined under Recommended Prerequisite Skills below and pass 1 test. To prepare for this test, based on the job role and test objectives, click the link to Test 000-176 below, and refer to the Test Preparation tab.

Test 000-176 is designed to measure skills in the areas of:

Order  Area  Percentage 
1. Development Environment Set Up 6%
2. Client-Side Development 35%
3. Testing and Debugging 17%
4. Server-Side Development 13%
5. Application Security 15%
6. Application Management and Deployment 15%

Practical experience and in-depth product knowledge are required to ensure success on the test.

To help candidates prepare, the following information is provided, and accessible via the IBM Certified Mobile Application Developer - Worklight V5.0.0.3

Test 000-176 is available via test delivery vendor Thomson Prometric (APTC) (link resides outside of

Test 000-176 is also available to IBM employees at a reduced rate via the IBM SWG Prime Test Centers, and IBMers can obtain test registration information via

Test 000-176 is a 90 minute test. The test fee is set to the economy of a country as $200 USD each in developed countries and $100 USD each in emerging market countries. The test delivery vendor can verify the specific test fee within each country.

To access the certification roadmap, click here, and refer to the Roadmap for Business Process Management. The IBM Certified Mobile Application Developer - Worklight V5.0.0.3 will be added to the certification roadmap by December 14, 2012.

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