As VMware accelerates into the Kubernetes and Cloud Native Application space we rely on our partner’s skills and capabilities to help guide and deliver on our vision to customers. Today we’re proud deliver another step in enabling our Partners’ success in this space with the VMware Cloud Native Master Specialist exam and badge. This badge will identify individuals that have the skills to architect a Kubernetes-based platform supported by complimentary technologies from the Cloud Native ecosystem for continuous delivery of applications.
To earn the VMware Cloud Native Master Specialist badge, individuals must first show they have completed the exam prerequisite, Cloud Native Computing Foundation Certified Kubernetes Administrator (CKA), and then they are required to show expertise in:
- Application deployment to a cluster
- Cluster security
- Cluster operations
The VMware Cloud Native Master Specialist badge is a partner’s first step towards obtaining the upcoming VMware Cloud Native Master Services Competency. The VMware Cloud Native Master Services Competency is targeted to launch in VMware Q1 FY21 and it will require a partner organization to have three individuals with the VMware Cloud Native Master Specialist badge along with one customer reference.
Get started on your journey to the VMware Cloud Native Master Specialist badge by reviewing the badge and exam information. If you have additional questions related to this new master specialist badge, please contact Matthew Weiner or Long Tran.