Suse has partnered with Udacity, the global online learning platform, to address an industry-wide talent shortage in the critical area of cloud native application delivery, introducing the Cloud Native Application Architecture Nanodegree program. In addition, Suse is sponsoring 300 scholarships to aspiring cloud native practitioners for the full Nanodegree curriculum. The scholarship awards will be merit based and allocated across a diverse range of course participants. Given the importance of diversity and inclusion in the field of technology, Suse is actively encouraging women and people from underrepresented backgrounds to participate in this program.
The Cloud Native Application Architecture Nanodegree program will benefit a broad range of individuals and organizations, including:
- Aspiring cloud native practitioners. Experienced enterprise application developers and operations specialists looking to upskill as well as post-secondary students seeking real-world career skills development will gain practical knowledge and experience that will enable them to grow into high-paying, in-demand career opportunities.
- Enterprises and government agencies. They will be able to take advantage of the Cloud Native Application Architecture Nanodegree to transform the workforce they have into the workforce they need quickly and cost effectively.
- Higher education institutions. They will be able to offer scalable, state-of-the-art job training and resume-building opportunities to supplement existing degree programs.