Professional Cloud Developer (PCD)
As Cloud computing continues to evolve, so does the role of the developer. The modules in this syllabus lay out the core components of the cloud developer function and necessary skills.
The certification covers the standardization of cloud-related methods, and the architectures, technologies and design considerations in cloud development. Scalable coding for agility, portability platform-based, tenant-awareness, and interoperability are also reviewed. Service modularity and orchestration concepts raise the candidate’s awareness of key cloud features as they apply to developers. Cloud security fundamentals and monetization techniques ensure secure deployment of solutions which realize the revenue generating objectives of the organization. Metadata and semantic data management are also included and enable candidates to anticipate future developments in both fields as they blend with the rise of machine learning, self-aware machines and the internet of Things.