Bas Appraises uCertify’s OCP PrepKit

Bas Klaassen is a member of Oracle community. He has been an Oracle EBS Dba for 8 years and residing in the Netherlands. He is also being certified with OCA 10g and currently preparing for OCP 10g certification exam.

Klaassen reviewed the 1Z0-043 PrepKit for the OCP 10g certification and found it very useful. He remarked, “I think the tool is great for preparing for your Oracle OCP exam, and I am sure the prepkit will help me prepare.” Please read the complete review at My Oracle EBS Dba Blog.

Mark Wilson

Mark Wilson has been designing and implementing IT infrastructure solutions within the United Kingdom, continental Europe, and Australia since 1994, operating both in-house and as a consultant. Mark likes to describe himself as operating system agnostic (holding certifications from Microsoft, VMware and Red Hat – as well as being a Mac user at home) although much of his professional life revolves around the delivery of services using Microsoft products and technologies.

Mark can be contacted via his blog at http://www.markwilson.co.uk/blog/. Continue reading

Nik Makris

Nik Makris, a senior web developer from London, specializing in Microsoft technologies including ASP.NET, C# and SQL Server recently reviewed the uCertify MCTS .NET 2.0 exam 70-528 PrepKit. Nik has been designing and developing commercial Internet and intranet sites for over 8 years. Nik also has solid experience in web mastering, SEO, SQL server maintenance, project management and information architecture.

In 2003 Nik completed his Cisco CCNA, and more recently attained a Learning Tree .NET Enterprise Application Development Certification. Continue reading

Every business organization today uses Database Management Systems to effectively store, manage and manipulate data, which is crucial for the smooth functioning of business. So the role of a database administrator is important, as he designs, configures, and maintains databases. He is also responsible for the secure collection, transmission and storage of data, as any loophole may seriously affect the business operations of the organization. Taking into consideration the significance of the role of DBAs, it is no surprise that the demand for them has been rising over the years.

Impressed? So you have decided to become a DBA and get benefited by the immense opportunities that are available in the IT job market, but how will you start? Continue reading

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What is Oracle certification? How many Oracle credentials are available? Which credential to choose in order to start the certification path? These are some of the questions that may be striking your mind.

This article will provide you sufficient insight to all the certification programs offered by Oracle on the 10g technology. We will also try to explain the various job roles and the strategies to be adopted while preparing for these certification exams.

Certification paths

Here’s a description of the three levels of certification paths:

Oracle 10g OCA: The Oracle 10g OCA is the first step in the Oracle database 10g certification track. It is the stepping-stone in the Oracle 10g certification path. The demand for a highly skilled DBA is on the rise, and OCA credential is a great way to get started. It is an entrance level credential and makes the foundational skills robust to manage important database administration and configuration functions. To become an OCA on Oracle 10g, you will have to pass the 1Z0-042 exam. Continue reading

What is the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) certification? How many MCTS certifications are there? Which one is right for you and what are the benefits?

In this article, we will try to answer all these questions that you may have about this latest certification from Microsoft. We will also help you know what are the job roles and how to prepare for these certifications. Continue reading

The MCSE certification consists of seven specialized exams that test your knowledge on Microsoft networking and Server technologies. If you are preparing for these exams, you should have a thorough understanding of installing, configuring, managing, maintaining and troubleshooting client and server operating systems. You also need to show your expertise on other Microsoft products such as Exchange Server, SQL Server, Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server, etc.

So much to learn in so little time? Of course you have to study hard, as there is no short cut to success, but if you prepare systematically, you can pass all these exams easily. Here are 10 tips that will help you pass these exams with flying colors: Continue reading

The MCSE Certification (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer) is one of the most popular certifications on the Microsoft certification track. It is intended for IT professionals who are experts in designing and implementing business solutions using the Microsoft Windows Platform and Microsoft Windows Server Systems. There are no specific prerequisites for the MCSE certification, but Microsoft recommends that you should have at least one year of experience in administering and implementing network and desktop operating systems in a network environment. Continue reading

Selecting the right Training for your MCSE 2003 certification

Making effort is as important as the effort itself. Likewise, selecting the right type of training for your MCSE 2003 certification is important, as it involves not only your money but also your precious time. The type of training you should choose should be cost effective and time saving, and most importantly it should give you in-depth knowledge of the technology. There are different types of training material available in the market today, but we advise you to choose wisely, so that you can be an MCSE in the shortest possible time without having to spend a fortune. Continue reading