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The Hottest Cloud Certifications, Specializations For AWS, Google, Microsoft

Cloud certifications were among the top three intended exam categories for 29,000 IT professionals surveyed for the “Value of IT Certification Study” released last year by Pearson VUE, a computer-based testing company.

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Getting Cloud Certified

Cloud computing specialties or competencies serve as a benchmark for channel partners’ skills, endorsed by cloud providers’ credentialed seals of approval in specific technologies ranging from the Internet of Things to machine learning to data and analytics.

In addition to special benefits from the cloud providers, IT workers with the certified expertise gain professional recognition in the industry and among customers.

Cloud certifications were among the top three intended exam categories for 29,000 IT professionals surveyed for the “Value of IT Certification Study” released last year by Pearson VUE, which administers more than 15 million certification and licensure exams annually in industries including IT and for companies including top public cloud providers Microsoft and, more recently, Amazon Web Services (AWS). Sixty-four percent of the IT pros surveyed said completing certifications positively impacted their professional image or reputation, and 17.7 percent said it helped them get a raise in pay.

AWS, Google Cloud and Microsoft each have their own certified specialties, specializations and competencies, respectively, as they call them. We asked the top three public cloud providers to disclose their most sought-after designations, and here’s what they told CRN.

 
 
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