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IBM Certified Mobile Application Developer - Worklight V6.0

September 27, 2013

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, September 27, 2013. By achieving this certification, intermediate level mobile application developers have validated their knowledge and skills and can demonstrate their technical competence to others.

IBM Certified Mobile Application Developer - Worklight V6.0
Test 000-278, IBM Worklight V6.0, Mobile Application Development

This intermediate level certification is intended for developers who have hands-on experience using Worklight V6.0 to develop mobile hybrid and native applications.

A mobile application developer who achieves this certification can use Worklight V6.0 to develop client-side applications, develop server-side integration and security components, and test, deploy and manage Worklight V6.0 applications.

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

To attain the IBM Certified Mobile Application Developer - Worklight V6.0 certification, candidates must possess the skills outlined under Recommended Prerequisites below and pass 1 test, Test 000-278.

Test 000-278 is designed to measure skills in the areas of:

Order  Area  Percentage 
1. Development Environment Set-up 7%
2. Client-side Development 41%
3. Server-side Development 13%
4. Application Security 9%
5. Application Management and Deployment 9%
6. Test and Debug 13%
7. Monitoring, Reports, and Operational Analytics 7%

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 V6.0 page:

Test 000-278 is available worldwide via test delivery vendor Prometric (link resides outside of It is also available to IBM employees at a reduced rate via the internal IBM SWG Prime Test Centers.

Test 000-278 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. For the test fee per country, please refer to this url.

To access the certification roadmap, click here, and refer to the Roadmap for Mobile.

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