TIBCO Spotfire Certified Developer Exam

Exam Overview

  • Exam: TCD – TIBCO Spotfire
  • Number of exam questions: 45
  • Exam duration: 75 minutes
  • Percentage correct to pass the exam: 70%


Analyst and Developer

Recommended General Experience

General Experience: Basic understanding of the following languages: IronPython, Javascript, HTML, R, C#.

Product Experience: Advanced level of experience developing dashboards in TIBCO Spotfire.

Exam Topics

  • Automation with Action/Script control using IronPython scripting
  • Create advanced dashboard in Spotfire using HTML and JavaScripts in Spotfire 
  • Use Javascripts for embedding Spotfire dashboard/pages in a website
  • Perform predictive analysis in Spotfire using Spotfire data functions in R and Python languages
  • Extending Spotfire’s functionalities with C#
  • Use visualization mods to create out-of-the-box visualizations and embed them in Spotfire


Suggested Reading List

TIBCO Spotfire Analyst - https://docs.tibco.com/pub/sfire-analyst/latest/doc/html/en-US/TIB_sfire-analyst_UsersGuide/index.htm#t=intro%2Fintro_this_is_Spotfire.htm

TIBCO Spotfire Analyst API Reference - https://docs.tibco.com/pub/doc_remote/sfire_dev/area/doc/api/TIB_sfire-analyst_api/Index.aspx?_ga=2.103968384.1883428291.1635094415-1857293056.1633926662

TIBCO Spotfire Webplayer Javascript API Reference - https://docs.tibco.com/pub/sfire_dev/area/doc/api/TIB_sfire_Web_Player_JavaScript_API_Reference/html/N_spotfire_webPlayer.htm

TIBCO Enterprise Runtime for R -  https://docs.tibco.com/pub/enterprise-runtime-for-R/latest/doc/html/TIB_terr_Documentation/doc-homepage.html

TIBCO Spotfire Python Data Functions - https://docs.tibco.com/pub/sfire-analyst/latest/doc/pdf/TIB_sfire-analyst_python-packages.pdf?id=1

TIBCO Spotfire Developer - https://docs.tibco.com/pub/sfire_dev/area/doc/html/devdoc-homepage.html

Documentation available at TIBCO Product Documentation site.

Recommended Courses and Knowledge Assessments

*Course materials may only be obtained by attending TIBCO Training course(s) at TIBCO Academy

  • TIBCO Spotfire - Foundation
  • TIBCO Spotfire – Proficient
  • TIBCO Spotfire – Developer