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Build foundational skills in the highly sought after field of Cloud Native Computing

Professional Certificate in
Cloud Native Foundations

What you will learn

  • Describe the cloud services and evaluate public, private and hybrid cloud options including multicloud, microservices, serverless, cloud native, DevOps and application modernization options.
  • Identify and describe emerging and current IBM Cloud services and technologies such as containers, databases, artificial Intelligence and IBM Watson, Blockchain, Internet of Things, and others.
  • Access IBM Cloud using graphical interfaces, command line tools, and APIs and explore IBM Cloud services for database, integration, analytics, artificial intelligence, and DevOps services. Then, deploy an application on IBM Cloud using a Starter Kit.
  • Explain Cloud Native core principles and practices,and employ CI/CD pipelines to build scalable applications in multicloud architectures.
  • Build cloud native applications using containerization tools and technologies including Docker, Kubernetes, Red Hat OpenShift, and Istio and deploy and scale your applications in public, private or hybrid clouds.
Expert instruction
4 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
4 months
5 - 7 hours per week
For the full program experience

Courses in this program

  1. IBM's Cloud Native Foundations Professional Certificate

Meet your instructors
from IBM

Upkar Lidder
Matt Rutkowski
Billy Korando
Rav Ahuja
Steve Martinelli
Horea Porutiu
Alex Parker
Heather Nelson

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