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Professional Certificate in
Full Stack Developer

What you will learn

  • Describe the core concepts of cloud computing, cloud models and architectures, components of cloud computing, and list the major cloud service providers.
  • Apply essential cloud application development concepts and languages including HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript, to create your first cloud-based applications.
  • Explain Cloud Native and apply DevOps practices with a CI/CD toolchain on IBM Cloud, and Git to continuously develop and update Cloud applications.
  • Develop full-stack native cloud applications using Node.js framework for server-side and React for front-end. Extend your applications with third-party packages, REST APIs and AI services such as IBM Watson.
  • Define containerization technology and state the significance of containers to Cloud Native. Build Docker images, and orchestrate & scale applications using the Kubernetes ecosystem.
  • Recall the fundamentals of Python, one of the most popular and beginner friendly programming languages and employ various Python programming constructs to create a Cloud application.
  • Discuss the differences between relational and NoSQL databases. Compose SQL queries to insert, select, update, delete and join data in a database. Explain Object Relational Model (ORM) and employ Django ORM to develop a database powered application.
  • Describe and apply best practices in secure cloud computing, by adding authentication and encryption to your application.
  • Summarize the essentials of Microservices, Serverless Computing, and their importance for Cloud Native development. Compose an application using several microservices and deploy it on a private, public or hybrid cloud with OpenShift.
  • Demonstrate your proficiency in applying various Cloud Native tools and technologies to develop, deploy, run, and update applications on a cloud platform.
Expert instruction
11 skill-building courses
Progress at your own speed
7 months
4 - 6 hours per week
Discounted price: $624.60
Pre-discounted price: $694USD
For the full program experience

Courses in this program

  1. IBM's Full Stack Developer Professional Certificate

Meet your instructors
from IBM

Upkar Lidder
Skills Network
Rav Ahuja
Joseph Santarcangelo
Ramesh Sannareddy
Alex Parker
Heather Nelson
Yan Luo

Experts from IBM committed to teaching online learning

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Discounted price: $624.60
Pre-discounted price: $694USD
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