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Oracle Database 10g New
Oracle has just
announced a new series of Oracle10g training at Oracle University,
including the two-day DBA, starting in June, and Oracle is offering
a free "certification voucher" for those who sign-up for the
"A new exam
relating to the Oracle Database 10g: Administration Workshop I
course will be available "in July." This is the only 10g exam
specifically mentioned in the promotion, which offers a free
certification voucher for those who sign up for a class before Aug.
31. This advertisement is currently running on CertCities.com as
well as several other sites. "
According to the article, spending
$90 and taking a one-hour test will earn the student the
title,”Oracle Database 10g Administrator”.
the 10g OCP track is still a few months away, Oracle recently
released a new 10g "assessment" title. Those who pass an online
exam, designed for those coming into 10g through a new two-day
training course, can earn the title of "Oracle Database 10g
Administrator." The online test lasts one hour and costs $90 (U.S.).
Although the training is not required, Oracle told CertCities.com it
created the title because, "Oracle has found that many of the
individuals who are enrolling in Oracle University curriculum are
oftentimes looking for metrics and recognition for work that has
Of course, this is expected to
create confusion with the Oracle10g OCP certification, as noted in
designation does not indicate certification on Oracle Database 10g;
however, the Oracle 10g assessment test and the resulting title of
Oracle Database 10g Administrator gives professionals the
recognition for having completed the 2-Day training, verifying that
they have an understanding of the basics of Oracle Database 10g."