Breaking News
News & Analysis

ARM to intro engineer certification

7/24/2012 08:54 AM EDT
25 comments
NO RATINGS
Page 1 / 2 Next >
More Related Links
View Comments: Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 3 / 3
elctrnx_lyf
User Rank
Manager
re: ARM to intro engineer certification
elctrnx_lyf   7/25/2012 3:45:57 AM
NO RATINGS
Ano wonder we will see more such courses and exams from different companies. This could definitely provide huge money to ARM.

Sanjib.A
User Rank
CEO
re: ARM to intro engineer certification
Sanjib.A   7/25/2012 2:47:40 AM
NO RATINGS
Are there any prerequisites before taking the exam, for example certain years of experience in working with ARM based processor hardware/ software? I feel, mandating a year or a couple of years of experience in working with ARM based processor for taking the exam makes practical sense. But, that might create "chicken and egg" situation for the engineers fresh from college.

AlPothoof
User Rank
Rookie
re: ARM to intro engineer certification
AlPothoof   7/24/2012 11:30:29 PM
NO RATINGS
This may be the first processor-based certification but I see calls for certification come and go periodically. I have yet to see one which was worth the effort for someone doing embedded software and I expect this one to be no different. Contrary to Kris's assertion, I don't expect it become a requirement; I've never worked with an ARM core and don't expect to in the foreseeable future.

junko.yoshida
User Rank
Blogger
re: ARM to intro engineer certification
junko.yoshida   7/24/2012 8:33:58 PM
NO RATINGS
Indeed, this is pretty creative. I wonder if any other processor core guys would have ever attempted something like this before....

krisi
User Rank
CEO
re: ARM to intro engineer certification
krisi   7/24/2012 1:46:17 PM
NO RATINGS
ARM is getting very creative. This reminds me of Cisco certification program. If executed well in 5-years most embedded system jobs will require ARM certification! Kris

<<   <   Page 3 / 3
Flash Poll
Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST
Join our online Radio Show on Friday 11th July starting at 2:00pm Eastern, when EETimes editor of all things fun and interesting, Max Maxfield, and embedded systems expert, Jack Ganssle, will debate as to just what is, and is not, and embedded system.
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed
Top Comments of the Week