Monday Dec 23, 2013

Beta Period Closed For Two MySQL 5.6 Exams

The beta period is closed for MySQL 5.6 Developer (exam 1Z1-882) and MySQL 5.6 Database Administrator (exam 1Z1-883), and registration is open for the production versions of the exams.

The Oracle Certified Professional, MySQL 5.6 Developer (OCP) and Oracle Certified Professional, MySQL 5.6 Database Administrator (OCP) certifications are designed for individuals who possess a strong knowledge of the skills, tools and issues involved in writing applications with the MySQL database server.

The bar has been raised on the MySQL version 5.6 certifications, with an increased focus on speed and schema as well as security, replication and optimization. The exam covers topics such as architecture, general syntax, creation and design of MySQL topics, creation, design and use of MySQL stored programs, querying for and modifying data, joins subqueries and UNIONS, application development and basic optimization.

Register and begin preparing for the exams now. You can get all preparation details, including exam objectives, number of questions, time allotments, and pricing on the Oracle Certification website.

Visit pearsonvue.com/oracle and register for exam 1Z0-882 or exam 1Z0-883.

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Beta Period Closed for "Oracle Linux 5&6 System Administrator" (OCA) Certification Exam (1Z1-100)

The beta period is closed for Oracle Linux 5 and 6 System Administration (Exam 1Z1-100), and registration is now open for the production version of the exam.

The Oracle Certified Associate, Oracle Linux 5 and 6 System Administrator (OCA) certification is designed to give you a solid foundation of knowledge to implement and administer the Oracle Linux Operating System. Oracle Linux's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel delivers extreme performance, advanced scalability and reliability for enterprise applications.  Oracle Linux combines the latest innovations in Linux with Oracle-specific capabilities such as dynamic tracing and performance optimization with Dtrace, and no-downtime patching with Ksplice.

Register and begin preparing for the exam now. You can get all preparation details, including exam objectives, number of questions, time allotments, and pricing on the Oracle Certification website.

Visit pearsonvue.com/oracle and register for exam 1Z0-062.

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Wednesday Dec 18, 2013

Beta Period Closed: "Oracle Database 12c: Installation and Administration" (1Z0-062)

The beta period is closed for Oracle Database 12c: Installation and Administration (1Z1-062), and registration is now open for the production version of the exam. 

With Oracle Database 12c, you will experience the benefits of an Oracle Database that is re-engineered for Cloud computing. Multitenant architecture brings enterprises unprecedented hardware and software efficiencies, performance and manageability benefits, and fast and efficient Cloud provisioning. Oracle Database 12c certifications emphasize the full set of skills that DBAs need in today's competitive marketplace.

Register and begin preparing for the exam now. You can get all preparation details, including exam objectives, number of questions, time allotments, and pricing on the Oracle Certification website.

Visit pearsonvue.com/oracle and register for exam 1Z0-062.

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Tuesday Dec 17, 2013

Have You Considered Oracle Certification For Your Holiday Gift List?

Achieving an Oracle Certification is an investment in yourself and in your future. Candidates who are serious about using the path to certification to deepen their knowledge and improve their skills, will benefit from an Oracle Certification through validated technical skills, expanded job opportunities, better salary and personal growth and satisfaction. However, we understand that the price tag on some of the core certifications can be challenging for individuals who are not backed by an employer. 

Maybe crowdfunding could be your answer. With the holidays nearing, ditch the socks and t-shirts and ask for something that will keep giving for years to come. Although not officially endorsed by Oracle, sites like Indiegogo and Razoo make it easy to set a goal and request support and participation. Your friends and family will be happy to have an answer to the question of what to get you. Contributing to your certification goal is a sound investment in your future and will give them the satisfaction of a gift well chosen. 

If you choose to go this route, there are a myriad of crowdfunding site options available.  Please do your research before you sign up on one of these sites. The sites mentioned above are only sites familiar to the author and are not endorsed by Oracle in any way.

Tuesday Dec 10, 2013

Registration Open: Upgrade to Oracle Database 12c Administrator (1Z0-060)

Calling all Oracle Certified Professionals! Take advantage of this opportunity to upgrade to the Oracle Database 12c Administrator Certified Professional (OCP) certification with this single exam, regardless of which version of the Oracle Database on which you are certified, Oracle7.3, Oracle8, Oracle8i, Oracle9i, Oracle Database 10g or 11g.

With Oracle Database 12c, you experience the benefits of an Oracle Database that is re-engineered for Cloud computing. Multitenant architecture brings enterprises unprecedented hardware and software efficiencies, performance and manageability benefits, and fast and efficient Cloud provisioning. Oracle Database 12c certifications emphasize the full set of skills that DBAs need in today's competitive marketplace.

The "Upgrade to Oracle Database 12c Administrator" exam (1Z0-060) is now available in production. Get all preparation details, including exam objectives, number of questions, time allotments, and pricing on the Oracle Certification website.

Register now for exam 1Z0-060 at www.pearsonvue.com/oracle.

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Friday Dec 06, 2013

Beta Opportunity Soon To Close for Two MySQL 5.6 Certification Exams

The beta period will soon be closing for the MySQL 5.6 Developer (exam 1Z1-882) and MySQL 5.6 Database Administrator (exam 1Z1-883). This is your last opportunity to take these certification exams at the greatly discounted rate of $50 USD, as well as be one of the first to hold the new MySQL 5.6 certifications - designed for individuals who possess a strong knowledge of the skills, tools and issues involved in writing applications with the MySQL database server. 

With MySQL 5.6, there is an increased focus on speed and schema as well as security, replication and optimization. The exam covers topics such as architecture, general syntax, creation and design of MySQL topics, creation, design and use of MySQL stored programs, querying for and modifying data, joins subqueries and UNIONS, application development and basic optimization. As you can see, the bar has been raised on this version of certification.

Oracle University has several training resources that can help prepare for the exams.  The MySQL for Developers course is highly recommended to help ensure success on the Developer exam, which course teaches you the knowledge, skills, tools and issues involved in writing applications with the MySQL database server. The MySQL for Database Administrators course is highly recommended to help ensure success on the DBA certification exam, helping equip you to use all the features of MySQL to get the best out of your Web, Cloud, and embedded applications.

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

Visit pearsonvue.com/oracle and register for exam 1Z1-882 (Developer) or 1Z1-883 (DBA).

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Wednesday Dec 04, 2013

Beta Opportunity Soon To Close for "Oracle Linux 5&6 System Administrator" (OCA) Certification Exam (1Z1-100)

The beta period will soon be closing for the Oracle Linux 5 and 6 System Administration (Exam 1Z1-100). This is your last opportunity to take the certification exam at the greatly discounted rate of $50 USD, as well as be one of the first to hold this new certification.

The exam, leads to the  Oracle Certified Associate, Oracle Linux 5 and 6 System Administrator (OCA) certification. This certification is designed to give you a solid foundation of knowledge to implement and administer the Oracle Linux Operating System. Oracle Linux's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel delivers extreme performance, advanced scalability and reliability for enterprise applications.  Oracle Linux combines the latest innovations in Linux with Oracle-specific capabilities such as dynamic tracing and performance optimization with Dtrace, and no-downtime patching with Ksplice.

The Oracle Linux System Administration course is highly recommended, as it provides a strong foundation for an Oracle Linux System Administrator. It also teaches candidates how to install Oracle Linux and provides an understanding of the benefits of Oracle's Unbreakable Enterprise Kernel (UEK).

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

Visit pearsonvue.com/oracle and register for exam 1Z1-100.

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