DENVER — Jan. 14, 2022 — Palantir Technologies Inc. (Palantir, NYSE:PLTR), a leading builder of operating systems for the modern enterprise, announced today the introduction of its Palantir Certification Program. This program offers Palantir Foundry customers the opportunity to accelerate value creation and scale by optimizing Foundry talent within their workforce.
Palantir Foundry is a vertically integrated software platform that bridges the full spectrum of data operations and helps transform the way organizations perform by creating a central operating system for their data. It is offered as a fully managed SaaS, and was designed for use throughout the world’s most complex institutions by a wide spectrum of operators, including non-technical users.
The Palantir Certification Program is the latest step in an ongoing effort to support Palantir customers in unlocking value from Palantir software to help transform their organization through the use of data. As more and more customers and partners adopt Foundry and other Palantir products, the need for Foundry expertise has greatly expanded. The Palantir Certification Program will enable Palantir customers to more readily identify individuals with the critical skills needed to implement transformative solutions throughout the enterprise.
“It has been our company’s mission to empower our customers to use Palantir’s software to transform their organizations,” said Ted Mabrey, Palantir’s Global Head of Commercial Business. “Certifications represent a critical milestone in democratizing the transformative power of our software by setting an explicit standard that organizations should expect from their data and their data professionals.”
“Our partnership with Palantir to build a global capability of world class Business Analysts, Data Scientists, Data Engineers and Architects is pivotal to unlock sustainable business value rapidly. We have been transforming the business model of our clients with Palantir Foundry for the last 6 years in different industries and business domains (R&D, manufacturing, supply chain, finance and connected services…). We are extremely excited to be one of the first Palantir partners globally to be able to leverage Palantir certifications for our talents. This will help our customers to see increased interoperability and prototyping speeds with significant business value and a faster time to market of custom applications leveraging Palantir Foundry,” said Charlotte Pierron-Perlès, EVP, Global Head of Insights for Intelligent Industry at Capgemini Invent.
Foundry Certifications are now available to existing Palantir Foundry customers and partners. Exams are available in one of four tracks: Data Engineer, Application Developer, Data Science, and Data Analyst. Exam guides, including an outline of topics, relevant documentation, and other study materials, will be provided to all candidates.
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Palantir Technologies Inc. builds and deploys operating systems for the modern enterprise.