Every branch of the IT field has professional skill and knowledge validation process, but engineers in particular must show their competence through the attainment and maintenance of up to date credentials in order to remain competitive in their field. Understanding this, Oracle offer three certification paths for system engineers to validate their skills and abilities with Exadata and Exalogic technologies:

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  • 1Z0-027 – Oracle Exadata X3 Administration
  • 1Z0-536 – Oracle Exadata 11g Essentials
  • 1Z0-569 – Exalogic Elastic Cloud X2-2 Essentials

The 1Z0-027 exam confers a Systems Administrator Certification upon successful completion, while the 1Z0-536 and 1Z0-569 each confer an Implementation Specialist Certification.  All of these exams are presented in multiple choice format and require the testing candidate possesses extensive knowledge in the discipline prior to sitting for the test.

Hands on, field experience working with the focus technologies is essential, and training in the subject matter is additionally recommended. Oracle offers training resources for testing candidates, but other online learning sources are also available, including those from sites like TestsHead.com, which offers full practice exams and robust exam engines for boosting performance on these and many other professional validation tests. Regardless of the certification path chosen, maintaining a valid credential after achieving initial certification should additionally be part of your professional development plan.