Topic outline

  • General


    The test assumes a general understanding of how to manage the entire process of planning, designing and exposing APIs to internal and external developers, partners and other consumers. The questions cover the following products:

    • CentraSite
    • webMethods Mediator
    • API Management with webMethods Platform

    This test is designed to check for skills and understanding of how to manage the entire life cycle of APIs and how to expose APIs to internal and external consumers.


    Experienced API Management user


    180 minutes

    Available languages:

    course book: English
    course delivery: English


    • Successful completion of the webMethods Certified API Management Professional test requires a solid knowledge in CentraSite, Mediator and API-Portal, as can be acquired through Software AG training courses plus practical experience.
    • While the suggested resources can assist you in preparing for the test, it is imperative that you have hands-on experience in developing and/or maintaining API Management projects since this is a practice-oriented test.
    • For topics covered in the test, please review the webMethods Product Suite 9.9 product- and task related documentation.
    • No course completion is required to sit for this exam, but prospective examinees are strongly recommended to have completed the courses: "SOA Governance with CentraSite", "SOA Runtime Governance with webMethods Mediator" and "API Management with webMethods Platform"


    Individuals who successfully complete the webMethods Certified API Management Professional test will have demonstrated knowledge and skills associated with the following subject areas:

    • Architecture: architecture, suite interoperability, setup, etc.
    • SOA Governance Concepts: SOA management and governance objectives
    • Organization Model: CentraSite administrator role, organization structure, users, groups, roles
    • Asset Management in Business UI: search and browse, asset navigator, import/export • Design/Change Time Policies: concept, policy scope, policy actions
    • Lifecycle Management: concept, stages and states, versioning
    • Asset Type Management: concepts, attributes and profiles
    • Taxonomies: concept, search and browse using taxonomies
    • Eclipse: capacities
    • Reporting: predefined reports, custom reports
    • Federation: concept
    • Virtual Services: concept, service deployment, message flow configuration
    • Runtime Policies: concept, policy actions
    • Consumer Registration: concept, registration process, consumer authorization process
    • API Portal Concepts: concept, features
    • Configuration of API-Portal: approval workflow, API portal properties
    • API Portal Management: user, roles, communities in API portal,
    • Asset Management in API Portal: publishing to API portal, API properties, API access tokens

    • North America

      • Latin America

        • APAC