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IBM Certified Application Developer - Rational Business Developer v7.1

Job Role Description / Target Audience

Note: This certification will be withdrawn on 11/30/2015.

This certification targets intermediate level application developers.  

The Application Developer is an individual who uses IBM Rational Business Developer and Enterprise Generation Language (EGL) to develop business applications.  This individual designs, develops, and debugs EGL applications and then deploys them as generated Java or generated COBOL applications.  The applications might involve SQL, serial files, or services.  This individual has an in-depth understanding of the EGL core language, syntax, and semantics, as well as well as a good understanding of the EGL development environment.    This individual also has a familiarity with best practices for implementing a design using the EGL language.

To attain the IBM Certified Application Developer - Rational Business Developer Version 7.1 certification, candidates must pass 1 test

Recommended Prerequisite Skills

Rational Business Developer V7.1 / EGL Tutorial - Foundation Language Powerpoint Slides

EGL Language Reference 

EGL Generation Guide

EGL Programmer's Guide

EGL Server Guide for iSeries (SC31-6841)

IBM Rational COBOL Runtime Guide for zSeries (SC31-6951)


This certification requires 1 test(s).

Test(s) required:

Click on the link(s) below to see test details, test objectives, suggested training and sample tests.

  1. Test C2140-134 - Rational Business Developer v7.1


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