Training and certification at CONNECT 2018

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One of the best ways attendees can make the most of their MuleSoft CONNECT experience is through technical training and certification. During CONNECT 2018, MuleSoft is offering the largest assortment of courses yet. Remember, MuleSoft training courses are not included in the price of your ticket. Register for Training and Certification today!

Already registered for CONNECT 2018? You can still log in to your account with your email address and confirmation number to add a training course or sign up for a free proctored certification slot!

Introducing the new MuleSoft Certified Developer certification

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MuleSoft is releasing the MCD – Integration & API Associate exam as a new 60-question, proctored exam. The proctored exam will become available for registration on March 12.  

Webinar: Preparing for MuleSoft certifications

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In today’s technology-driven world, an enterprise is only as effective as its IT organization. In order to keep up with the latest technology trends – from mobile to IoT – and fulfill consumer demands, IT managers need to maximize their team’s ability to improve service delivery and performance.

How to ETL using Anypoint Design Center

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In today’s Training Talks, we’ll learn how to extract, transform, and load data (ETL) using Anypoint Design Center’s flow designer.

In this demo, Mark will start by creating a new application, he will take data from a database that he will transform using DataWeave. After he transforms the data, he will load the data into another database using flow designer. Let’s get started!

Training Talks: How to Create a Flow Designer Project Using an Existing API

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If you read our last blog post, summarizing the top 5 features of the Crowd release, you’ll recall we mentioned the flow designer as one of the main features in Anypoint Design Center. Flow designer is a simple, web-based interface for designing Mule applications for Anypoint Platform. In other words, it provides a simplified UI, but with the same power as Anypoint Studio.

[Updated] Announcement: Retirement of MuleSoft’s API Design Associate Certification

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Update 10/23/2017 from the training team: In the light of your feedback on how much you love this certification, we’ve elected to not retire this certification and, instead, release the MCD – API Design Associate (RAML 1.0) as a non-proctored certification exam. You’ll be able to take it as a stand-alone exam, or using the voucher that comes with the Anypoint Platform: API Design course. Thanks for letting us hear from you!

The MuleSoft Training and Certification strives to ensure that both our certifications and exams are up-to-date and relevant to the community.

How to Reuse DataWeave Code

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MuleSoft’s DataWeave, which is now the main expression language in Mule 4 beta, is a powerful technology that can efficiently transform complex structured data between popular data formats, including JSON, XML, CSV, and Java objects. I’m a courseware developer and trainer at MuleSoft, and I’ve been spending a lot of time learning about DataWeave recently.

Update, April 2018

I previously posted the below blog on how to reuse DataWeave code in a Mule flow using the readUrl() function.

Want Free MuleSoft Training? Join the MuleSoft Champions Program!

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The MuleSoft Champions Program is our developer advocacy program designed to provide support, networking opportunities, and recognition for MuleSoft developers all around the world. Joining the Champions Program can also have a positive effect on your career. But what it can also do is give you an opportunity to get free MuleSoft training!

Members of the Champions Program complete challenges to get points, and those points can be exchanged for MuleSoft training courses.

Why Certification is a Smart Investment

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All CIOs share a common priority: ensuring development teams have the skills and experience to apply best practices that support the organization’s needs effectively. Certification is one the most important qualifications to help evaluate a team’s skill set, and are considered a strategic tool for building a foundation of expertise to drive both individual and team success.

Certifications are growing in importance

Research shows that training alone is not enough.

Announcement: Retirement of MuleSoft’s Connector Specialist Certification

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The MuleSoft Training and Certification team periodically reviews the state of exams and certifications in order to ensure they are up-to-date and relevant to the community. Our review takes into account any pending functionality changes, criticality to developer success, and whether the exam reflects the current technology and needs of the developer community.

The MuleSoft Certified Developer – Connector Specialist Exam is no longer available as a public offering.