Wednesday Jul 01, 2015

Specializations Catalog Updates – Week of July 1

The latest Specializations Catalog offers a great overview of all qualifying specializations. Headlines include: Oracle SOA Suite 12c available; criteria announced for Oracle Field Service Cloud Service; and criteria changes for Oracle Sales Cloud: Oracle Fusion CRM Cloud Service.

Tuesday Jun 23, 2015

Specializations Catalog Updates – Week Of June 23

The latest Specializations Catalog offers a great overview of all qualifying specializations. Headlines include: Oracle SOA Suite 12c available; criteria announced for Oracle Field Service Cloud Service; and criteria changes for Oracle Sales Cloud: Oracle Fusion CRM Cloud Service.

Tuesday May 26, 2015

Check your Server and Storage Systems Specializations and Related Credentials

Along with Implementation Specialist role available for this specialization – it’s also important to keep your knowledge current for your Sales & Presales team members and get them familiar with Sales and Presales roles.

There are many more opportunities Sales and Presales individuals can find and qualify with just 90 min of online training that is available free for them in the OPN Competency Center.

Find more courses and assessments here

Monday May 18, 2015

Get Familiar with the Fourth Release of EM 12c!

Manager 12c has now reached its fourth release with features + updates that help you upgrade your business and be more competitive in the market. Get familiar with Enterprise Manager 12c specialization roles and learn more about these features for the fourth release.

Tuesday Apr 28, 2015

Review RAC 12c Specialization Credentials

The RAC 11g Specialization version is six months away from becoming non-qualifying, so it's a good time for you to start reviewing the latest specialization criteria and prepare for the update. Online assessments of sales + presales material as well as the implementation exam are available today!

Monday Apr 06, 2015

Specializations Catalog Updates – April

The latest Specializations Catalog offers a great overview of all qualifying specializations.

Topics include:

  • Oracle Virtual Networking Specialization discontinued;
  • Several OPN exams now available in production


Tuesday Mar 31, 2015

New! Exams Now Available for Oracle Commerce 11 Specialization

The Oracle Commerce 11 Guided Search Implementation Essentials (1Z0-446) and Oracle Commerce 11 Platform Development Implementation Essentials (1Z0-437) are designed for individuals who possess a strong foundation in implementing Oracle Commerce solutions. OPN members earning these two certifications will be recognized as OPN Certified Specialists. These new certifications qualify as competency criteria for the Oracle Commerce 11 Specialization.

Tuesday Mar 17, 2015

Specializations Catalog Updated - March 17

The latest Specializations Catalog offers a great overview of all qualifying specializations.

Headlines:

  • Availability reconsidered for Oracle Business Intelligence Applications 11g, for Oracle GoldenGate 12c, and for Oracle Data Integrator 12c.
  • Oracle Endeca Information Discovery 2.3 scheduled to become non-qualifying. 

Monday Mar 02, 2015

Specializations Catalog - March

The latest Specializations Catalog offers a great overview of all qualifying specializations!

Top Headlines:

  • Alternative criteria setexpired for Servers and Storage Systems Specalizations
  • Oracle Mobile Security Suite 11g and Oracle Endeca Information Discovery 3.1 now active
  • Sun ZFS Storage Appliance no longer qualifying

Tuesday Feb 24, 2015

Live Virtual Training: Fast Track to DB 12C Specialization for Sales

These FREE live virtual training sessions are designed to provide attendees with a solid overview of the subject matter. Information will also be provided about additional training opportunities, Guided Learning Paths and online assessments.

This session will provide information on how to access and leverage the following Guided Learning Path: Oracle Database 12c Sales Specialist

What will we cover:

This hour-long session will provide attendees with an overview of the content in the Oracle Database 12c Guided Learning Path, including positioning, release strategy as well as functions and features. You will leave with a high-level overview and understanding of how to position, present, and sell Oracle Database 12c.

Lern more here!

Tuesday Feb 17, 2015

Specializations Catalog - February

The latest Specializations Catalog offers a great overview of all qualifying specializations! News in this issue covers criteria updates and deadline changes, make sure you take a look!

Monday Dec 22, 2014

Specializations Catalog Updates - December 22

The latest Specializations Catalog offers a great overview of all qualifying specializations. Key updates for this issue include: Oracle Application Development Framework 11g; Oracle BigMachines CPQ Cloud Service; Oracle HCM Cloud: Oracle Fusion Talent Management Cloud; and Oracle HCM Cloud: Oracle Taleo Learn Cloud Service Specializations.

Tuesday Dec 02, 2014

Specialization Scheduled To Become Non-Qualifying: RAC 11g

RAC 11g Specialization is scheduled to become non-qualifying on November 6, 2015. You can start working on the next level of certification (RAC 12c) to keep your credentials up to date. Planning in advance will save time for the last minute rush!

Monday Nov 17, 2014

Oracle Argus Safety Suite 6 Specialization

Partners achieving the Oracle Argus Safety Suite 6 Specialization will qualify for benefits associated with this Specialization until November 14, 2014. After November 14, the Oracle Argus Safety Suite 6 Specialization will no longer qualify for the Specialization Benefits!

RAC 12c Specialization Is Now Active!

Want to make a difference in the market with your RAC 12c specialization? Check out the RAC 12c specialization criteria and get prepared on the way to becoming a specialized partner!