To get access to a Guided Learning path
your Partner organization needs to have active Oracle Partner Network
Membership and you need to have subscribed your
personal Oracle.com account badged to your company OPN-ID.
You can also call the Oracle Partner
Business Center, if you need further help to setup your personal oracle.com
With your oracle.com account you can
access the Implementation Pre Recorded Modules for Big Data 2016 here: https://competencycenter.oracle.com/opncc/full_glp.cc?group_id=31951
Please be sure to take
the Sales and Presales GLPs and assessments before starting the Implementation
The Sales and Pre-Sales assessments
are prerequisites for this course. This training
provides the basic foundation for Big Data. The implementation TOD
Boot Camp does not cover the Big Data basics so the sales and pre-sales GLPs
and assessments should be taken first to ensure success. It counts
towards the Sales and PreSales Specialist requirements for the
upcoming Big Data Specialization.
Can I watch the TOD
modules out of order?
No, we recommend you watch
the modules in the following order and complete the labs in order as
well to complement the modules.
Deep Dive pt 1
Deep Dive pt 2
Loader for Hadoop
SQL Connector for Hadoop
XQuery for Hadoop
Data Discovery Overview
Data Discovery Features for Technical People
Is there a hands on
component to this lab?
Yes, the lab uses the Big Data Lite VM
that is downloadable from the Oracle Technology Network. The lab is
certified for version 4.2.1 The Deployment Guide (attached) and the Lab
Guide (attached) walk you through downloading the VM. Each module has
labs at the end. We recommend you do the labs in the order of the Lab
Guide, there are certain labs that build on each other.
To run the Big Data Lite VM, you must
run it on a system with at least 5GB of memory. This system can be a
laptop, desktop or a server that you have access too. You will also need
60GB of hard drive space to download the virtual machine.
Where do I get the
exercises for the lab?
The exercise file will be sent in a
separate email with a zip file attachment.
What if I can't login
or play the modules?
Make sure you are using the recommended
browser and the correct single sign on mapped to your company. In order
to access the training modules you will be asked to login using your OPN
(Oracle PartnerNetwork) account credentials. In case you do not have an OPN
account please see the Profile badging step-by-step
guide for partners on how to create the account. This
process will also ensure your certifications are aligned to your company
ID. All registrants must be badged and aligned to their company ID.
When do I start?
Now! We recommend you start today
by downloading and installing the VM, then go through 1 a day to ensure you
meet the deadline and give yourself enough time to digest the material.
You may need to go through certain sections twice to ensure you grasp the