Thursday Jan 29, 2015

Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 11g Candidates Should Consider Newer Fusion CRM: Sales 2014 Exam

Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 11g Essentials (Exam 1Z0-456) and the related certification Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 11g Certified Implementation Specialist retire on February 28, 2015.

The exam and certification have been replaced by Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 2014 Implementation Essentials (Exam 1Z0-425) and the related certification Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 2014 Certified Implementation Specialist. This new exam is validated against Release 8 of Oracle Sales Cloud and is designed to recognize knowledge and implementation experience in the latest features of the Oracle Sales Cloud product.

Exam 1Z0-425 is currently available for registration at Pearson VUE.

Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN) members: effective July 1st, 2015, Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 2014 Implementation Essentials (Exam 1Z0-425) will be the only exam accepted as qualifying criteria for the Oracle Sales Cloud: Oracle Fusion CRM Cloud Service Solutions and Oracle Sales: Oracle Fusion CRM Solutions Partner Specializations. On July 1st, 2015, Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 11g Essentials (Exam 1Z0-456) will no longer qualify toward OPN specialization. Non-OPN members, this does not affect you.

During this transition phase, we recommend that you take the new exam Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 2014 Implementation Essentials (1Z0-425) in order to stay current with your Oracle certification and specialization. You can find exam preparation on the Oracle Certification Website. If you are a member of an OPN organization, you can access the Oracle Fusion CRM: Sales 2014 Implementation Essentials Study Guide (PDF).

Tuesday Jan 13, 2015

Register Now: OCA to OCP Upgrade Exams Available

Are you ready to upgrade your ealier version Database Administrator OCA certification to a more current OCP, but hesitant to tackle a beta exam that covers several versions of product upgrades? If so, now is the time for you to register for your upgrade exam.

The beta period has closed for "Upgrade Oracle9i/10g OCA or OCP to Oracle Database 11g OCP" (1Z0-034) and "Upgrade Oracle9i/10g/11g OCA or OCP to Oracle Database 12c OCP" (1Z0-067). These exams are currently in post-beta analysis and will be realeased in production soon. Pre-register now for an exam appointment in a few weeks. Start enjoying the benefits of a current certification as soon as possible.

Oracle Database 12c has changed the game with multitenant architecture and cloud computing. Don't get left behind. Take advantage of this opportunity now. You have developed and proven your foundational database skills through obtaining your OCA certification. Update your skills and get the current Oracle Database Administrator Certified Professional certification now. There are two upgrade paths available. Candidates can upgrade to Oracle Database 11g or 12c Administrator Certified Professional. Each path is outlined below with the requirements.

Upgrade to 11g DBA OCP

Upgrade from Oracle9i Database or Oracle Database 10g Administrator Certified Associate (9i or 10g DBA OCA) to Oracle Database 11g Administrator Certified Professional (11g DBA OCP) :
  1. Complete one of the Step 2 courses listed under "View Upgrade Path - Oracle Database 11g Administrator OCP - upgrade from Oracle9i or Oracle Database 10g DBA OCA."
  2. Pass Exam "Upgrade Oracle9i/10g OCA or OCP to Oracle Database 11g OCP" (1Z0-034).
Upgrade to 12c DBA OCP

Upgrade from Oracle9i Database, Oracle Database 10g or 11g Administrator Certified Associate (9i, 10g or 11g DBA OCA) to Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Professional (12c DBA OCP).
  1. Complete one of the Step 2 courses listed under "View Upgrade Path - Oracle Database 12c Administrator OCP - upgrade from Oracle9i, Oracle Database 10g or 11g DBA OCA."
  2. Pass Exam "Upgrade Oracle9i/10g/11g OCA or OCP to Oracle Database 12c OCP" (1Z0-067).

Visit pearsonvue.com/oracle and register for exam 1Z0-034 or exam 1Z0-067. You can get all preparation details, including exam objectives, number of questions, time allotments, and pricing on the Oracle Certification website at the links below under the Quick Links section..


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Tuesday Dec 23, 2014

Optimize Database Performance With Oracle Database 12c Performance Management and Tuning Certification

Earn the much anticipated Oracle Certified Expert, Oracle Database 12c: Performance Management and Tuning certification and take advantage of a significant exam discount.

Take the Oracle Database 12c: Performance Management and Tuning exam (1Z0-064) in beta today at the discounted rate of $50US.

In addition to passing the exam, qualified candidates must hold one of the following prior certifications, or complete one of the following Oracle University training courses.

Prior Certification Oracle University Training Course
Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Professional Oracle Database 12c: New Features for Administrators
Oracle Database 11g Performance Tuning Certified Expert Oracle Database 12c: Backup and Recovery Workshop

Oracle Database 12c: Performance Management and Tuning

Learn to maintain optimal performance of your Oracle Database 12c environment with an Oracle Database 12c Performance Management and Tuning Certified Expert certification.

Register today for exam 1Z1-064 by visiting pearsonvue.com/oracle.

You can get all preparation details, including exam objectives, number of questions, time allotments, and pricing on the Oracle Certification Website.

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Monday Dec 22, 2014

Time Is Running Out To Upgrade Your Oracle Database OCA Certitifcation To OCP At A Discount

Beta testing is almost over for the Upgrade Oracle9i/10g OCA or OCP to Oracle Database 11g OCP (Exam 1Z1-034) and Upgrade Oracle9i/10g/11g OCA or OCP to Oracle Database 12c OCP (Exam 1Z1-067) to upgrade your Oracle Database Administrator OCA certification to Oracle Database 11g Administrator Certified Professional or Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Professional.

  • Register for beta exam 1Z1-067 or beta exam 1Z1-034 at Pearson VUE.
  • Get all preparation details, including exam objectives, number of questions, time allotments, and pricing on the Oracle Certification Website.
  • Keep your certifications active based on Oracle's new Recertification Policy.
  • View direct links below under the Quick Links section.

Both OCA to OCP certification paths require training that can be taken either before or after the exam.

Additionally, Oracle Database Administrator OCPs who want to upgrade to 11g or 12c can upgrade the OCP certification by passing one of these betas. No additional training is required for upgrading OCPs. This allows Oracle Certified Professional upgrade candidates to enjoy a reduced upgrading cost of US$50.

Register now. This beta opportunity closed soon.

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Monday Nov 24, 2014

Limited Time Discount - Upgrade Your Early Version DBA OCA Certification to 11g or 12c OCP

Beta testing continues for two Oracle Database Administrator upgrade exams: Upgrade Oracle9i/10g OCA or OCP to Oracle Database 11g OCP (Exam 1Z1-034) and Upgrade Oracle9i/10g/11g OCA or OCP to Oracle Database 12c OCP (Exam 1Z1-067).

Take advantage of this streamlined opportunity - purchase a discounted beta exam for $50 USD.

  • Register for beta exam 1Z1-067 or beta exam 1Z1-034 at Pearson VUE.
  • Get all preparation details, including exam objectives, number of questions, time allotments, and pricing on the Oracle Certification Website.
  • Keep your certifications active based on Oracle's new Recertification Policy
  • View direct links below under the Quick Links section.
Both OCA to OCP certification paths require training that can be taken either before or after the exam.

Additionally, Oracle Database Administrator OCPs who want to upgrade to 11g or 12c can upgrade the OCP certification by passing one of these betas. No additional training is required for upgrading OCPs. This allows Oracle Certified Professional upgrade candidates to enjoy a reduced upgrading cost of US$50.

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Friday Nov 21, 2014

Be One of the First WebLogic Server OCPs. Take the Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Administrator II Beta Exam (1Z1-134)

Earn Oracle's first Professional-level certification on WebLogic Server - Oracle Certified Professional, Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Administrator. Preparing for this certification gives you the skills to perform advanced system administration tasks in a complex environment and proves fluency in and a solid understanding of Oracle WebLogic Server Administration. With Oracle WebLogic Server 12c being more cloud-ready than ever before, new features like Dynamic Clusters and Elastic JMS make it easier to deploy WLS in a private or public cloud, or both.

Beta testing is under way for the Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Administrator II (1Z1-134) exam for the discounted rate of $50US.

In addition to passing the exam, qualified candidates must hold one of the following prior certifications: Oracle Certified Associate, Oracle WebLogic Server 11g System Administrator or Oracle Certified Associate, Oracle WebLogic Server 12c Administrator.

If you do not yet hold an OCA certification, but want to take advantage of the beta price, please register for exam 1Z1-134. You can earn the OCA certification after passing the OCP exam. Exams do not have to be taken in any order.

Register today for exam 1Z1-134 by visiting pearsonvue.com/oracle.

You can get all preparation details, including exam objectives, number of questions, time allotments, and pricing on the Oracle Certification Website.

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Thursday Nov 20, 2014

Tell Us What You Think! New Survey Launched for Oracle Certified Candidates

Tell us about your Oracle Certification experience as a newly certified candidate.

Once you have become certified, you will receive an email from Oracle Certification.

This is your chance to share your Oracle Certification experience with us. Follow the links in the email to complete the short, eleven question survey and give us your valuable feedback.

Our goal is to continue to deliver a program that fits your needs while implementing timely improvements.

Thanks for your time.

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