The VMware Tanzu Developer (Java) Exam is designed to test and validate your understanding of and familiarity with:

  • VMware Tanzu Application Service
  • Spring Boot
  • Spring MVC
  • Spring Cloud
  • Cloud-native patterns and practice

During this performance-based exam, you will build a Spring Boot application in Java and deploy it to VMware Tanzu Application Service.

Our VMware Tanzu PAL for Developers (Java) or VMware Tanzu PAL for Application Architects (Java) courses will help you prepare for the certification exam.

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