The IBM line of offerings spans across all segments of the IT industry: hardware, software, consulting and IT services. The challenge for the IBM Professional Certification Program is to keep pace with the certification needs across the many professions within all of these segments of the IT industry.
To make the challenge even more interesting in the fast-paced world of IT, business frequently is re-evaluated and reorganized to meet the needs and demands of the rapidly growing IT marketplace. Business models, product lines, services and organizational structures all change to support business growth and customer demand. As a result, skills requirements continue to evolve at a rapid rate, requiring certification to keep pace.
To meet the challenge, IBM provides 18 certification programs under the umbrella of the Professional Certification Program. Each area includes certifications that cross the various roles of IT