You may be aware that Oracle recently migrated all Sun-branded certification exams from Prometric to Pearson VUE. Below are answers to some frequently-asked questions that we've been getting recently:
What changes to the exams should I be aware of?
Only minor changes were made to the exams during the transition to Pearson VUE:
The exam objectives and the exam questions themselves did not change. Candidates should study the same material and objectives.
Are there also new testing practices I should be aware of?
follows a common industry practice of placing occasional un-scored
questions on our certification exams. Candidates will not know which
questions are unscored. At the time of this blog post, only one of the
migrated exams (1Z0-898) contains unscored questions.
started the Master certification path through Prometric, and now I need
to complete the requirements through Pearson VUE. Where can I get
guidance on this process?
Visit our Vendor Transition FAQs
to find comprehensive instructions. Oracle has created several specific
paths to accommodate candidates who were at at varying stages of
completion of their master path when the transition occurred. Make sure
to follow the specific path designed for your case, as you will need to
know which exam number to select in order to submit/re-submit your