Update on BI & EPM Specializations and Knowledge Zones
By Mike.Hallett-Oracle on Jan 02, 2013
There are a number of OPN specializations and “Knowledge Zones” (KZ) you may be interested in within the field of BI, EPM and Data Warehousing. Below there is an update on the current set, and some notes on versions and specialisation exams availability. Remember to click the "Specialize" tab () to drill into the detailed product exams and criteria information e.g.
This links through to the BI and Hyperion KZs below.
Essential for any BI or applications partner to implement the pre-built Oracle analytics solutions for JDE, Peoplesoft, Siebel, eBusiness suite, Fusion Apps or SAP.
Note this is now for the latest release OBI v 11g.
This Knowledge Zone also includes the Essbase specialisation exams.
The specialisation exams for this are now available (OEID v2.3), for sales and pre-sales, and in beta for the implementation exam (you can take this at a discount or contact me for a free voucher).
For HFM and Planning.
There are no specialisation exams for Crystal Ball, but this KZ links you through to useful assets and collateral.
This KZ now also includes DRM (Hyperion Data Relationship Management) specialisation exams, as well as for Customer Hub.
This covers Oracle Data Integrator, GoldenGate and Oracle Enterprise Data Quality: but OPN specialisation is only currently available for GoldenGate.
The specialisation exams for this are coming soon: until then, for resell rights, you need a one-off approval.