Hortonworks has expanded its certification program to create an industry-recognized certification program where individuals prove their Hadoop knowledge by performing hands-on tasks on a Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) cluster, as opposed to answering multiple-choice questions. Hortonworks University will be offering three new certification exams:
We are excited to offer this unique opportunity to take the HDPCD (Developer) exam at Hadoop Summit in Brussels on April 14, 2015. The exam has three main categories of tasks that involve:
Click here to view a detailed list of objectives for the HDPCD exam.
Hortonworks certifications establish that you are a trusted and valuable Apache Hadoop professional. These qualifications have been designed and developed by the leaders and core committers of Apache Hadoop so that you and the industry can be assured that the highest standards in the industry have been obtained.
Join an exclusive group of Hadoop Professionals with demonstrated skills and the qualifications to prove it. Hortonworks Certified Professionals are recognized as leaders in the field.
When you become a certified Hadoop professional, you:
While not required, each of our certifications has a related course that will help prepare students to take the exam. The objectives for the HDP Certified Developer exam are covered in our HDP Developer: Apache Pig and Hive course.
Our certification exams will be available online, so you can take them from any computer, anywhere, at anytime!