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Re: RE: OCP Preparation -Any Recommended Books , Links , Docs ?

From: M Rafiq <rafiq9857_at_hotmail.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2004 13:04:37 -0500
Message-ID: <BAY99-F24o428ol3Dg90002f860@hotmail.com>


Ryan,

I never attended Oracle classes for OCP. Best way to download 10g (which I did on Windows) pratice it, read some good new features books/oracle material , if possible buy STS practice test questions and be ready in 4 weeks to appear in exam.

Regards
Rafiq

From: <ryan.gaffuri_at_cox.net>
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To: oracle-l_at_freelists.org
Subject: Re: RE: OCP Preparation -Any Recommended Books , Links , Docs ? Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2004 12:43:09 -0500

any workd on whether you need a class to upgrade?

>
> From: "M Rafiq" <rafiq9857_at_hotmail.com>
> Date: 2004/03/24 Wed PM 12:29:54 EST
> To: oracle-l_at_freelists.org
> Subject: RE: OCP Preparation -Any Recommended Books , Links , Docs ?
>
> Biju,
>
> Thanks for update. Waiting for 10g upgrade.
>
> Regards
> Rafiq
>
>
>
>
> From: "Thomas Biju" <BThomas_at_br-inc.com>
> Reply-To: oracle-l_at_freelists.org
> To: <oracle-l_at_freelists.org>
> Subject: RE: OCP Preparation -Any Recommended Books , Links , Docs ?
> Date: Wed, 24 Mar 2004 10:27:34 -0600
>
> The OCP 10g upgrade "beta" exam is expected to come out in April. The
> production release I heard is around Sep/Oct.
>
> From the Oracle education course schedule, it appears that there will be
> only two exams to get OCP certified in Oracle10g. First exam will
> take you to the OCA level and second exam will make you OCP. There will
be
> one upgrade exam to 10g if you're already certified.
>
> Details @

http://education.oracle.co.uk/html/oracle/1001/73/99/catalogue.htm
>
> OCA Exam:
> Oracle Database 10g: Administration Workshop I
>
> OCP Exam:
> Oracle Database 10g: Administration Workshop II
>
> Upgrade to 10g:
> Oracle Database 10g: New Features for Administrators
>
> B.
> http://www.bijoos.com/oracle/oracle_certified_professional.htm
>
> PS:
>
> For 7.3 certification, there were 5 exams.
> For 8i certification, there are 5 exams.
> For 9i certification, there are 4 exams.
> For 10g certification, there are 2 exams...
>
> May be one can wait till 11'z' is out, there will be only one exam!!
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: M Rafiq [mailto:rafiq9857_at_hotmail.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, March 24, 2004 10:01 AM
> To: oracle-l_at_freelists.org
> Subject: RE: OCP Preperation -Any Recommended Books , Links , Docs ?
>
>
> Jared,
>
> Whether like it or not , I started/completed OCP sometime in year
2000(with
> 12 years Oracle experience at that time) due to employment requirement.
It
> is still true today.
>
> Besides positive part on employment search, it force you to do a lot of
> reading for new features now which is required to pass upgrade exams.
>
> Is any info about 10g upgrade exams?
>
> Regards
> Rafiq
>
>
>
> From: Jared.Still_at_radisys.com
> Reply-To: oracle-l_at_freelists.org
> To: oracle-l_at_freelists.org
> Subject: RE: OCP Preperation -Any Recommended Books , Links , Docs ?
> Date: Tue, 23 Mar 2004 09:39:47 -0800
>
> > ..if it has any value at all.
>
> I must disagree with this statement.
>
> True, it may have no value among your Oracle peers.
>
> But I doubt that anyone here is getting it to impress their peers. We
> all know better. Wrong answers, dumb questions, etc.
>
> The OCP may be the deciding factor when applying for employment.
>
> Check monster.com and dice.com. I have seen ads on several occasions
> that *require* OCP.
>
> It may also be tied to an individuals employment grade and/or salary
> increase.
>
> You just need to consider another perspective on the subject.
>
> Jared
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
>
> Chris Stephens <ChrisStephens_at_affina.com>
> Sent by: oracle-l-bounce_at_freelists.org
> 03/23/2004 05:36 AM
> Please respond to oracle-l
>
>
> To: "'oracle-l_at_freelists.org'" <oracle-l_at_freelists.org>
> cc:
> Subject: RE: OCP Preperation -Any Recommended Books ,
Links
> , Docs ?
>
>
> And this is one of the reasons ocp gets to be less and less
valuable....if
> it has any value at all.
>
> ...study the database...not the questions.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kommareddy, Srinivas (MED, Wissen Infotech)
> [mailto:Srinivas.Kommareddy_at_med.ge.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, March 23, 2004 3:51 AM
> To: oracle-l_at_freelists.org;
> "'=SMTP:oracledba_at_lazydba.com'"@int-nj2gw-1.online-age.net
> Subject: RE: OCP Preperation -Any Recommended Books , Links , Docs ?
>
> Hi,
>
> Do you need an easy way ?
>
> ping me personallly if you need the question bank. You willl get more
than
> 60-70% of the questions in the exam from this question bank.
>
> Thanks and Regads,
> Srinivas
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
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>
>
> Thanks
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