In this chapter, we provide an insight into some of the various professional certifications that exist and that are appropriate to the topics in this book.
13.1 Why certification?
A good question is: Why should individuals take the effort to certify when there is more than enough work to do anyway? The following benefits to an individual can be realized:
•Validates your skills and knowledge
•Gains peer recognition
•Potential to become more valuable to your company and in the marketplace
•Ratifies your skills as an industry professional ...