This is a reminder that the Oracle Exadata 11g Essentials Exam (1Z0-535) retires December 21, 2013. This exam and the resulting certification have been replaced with a newer version. Obtain the new Exadata Database Machine Models X3-2 and X3-8 Certified Implementation Specialist certification by taking "Exadata Database Machine Models X3-2 and X3-8 Implementation Essentials" (exam 1Z0-485), which is currently available in production.
If you plan to take the 1Z0-536 exam, register now to take this exam, or review the exam topics for exam 1Z0-485 and plan to adjust your preparation to take the new exam. Existing certification holders, note that this retirement suspends the delivery of any further exams, but does not affect your certification. If you currently hold the Oracle Exadata 11g Certified Implementation Specialist certification, your credential remains fully valid.
|Retiring Exam||Newer Version of Retiring Exam|
|Oracle Exadata 11g Essentials (1Z0-536)||Exadata Database Machine Models X3-2 and X3-8 Implementation Essential (1Z0-485)|
|Retiring Certification Path||Newer Version of Retiring Certification Path|
|Oracle Exadata 11g Certified Implementation Specialist||Exadata Database Machine Models X3-2 and X3-8 Certified Implementation Specialist|