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  • 15. Re: OBIEE Certification
    Brandye Barrington Expert
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    You can find the recommended course here http://education.oracle.com/pls/web_prod-plq-dad/db_pages.getpage?page_id=41&p_org_id=&lang=&p_exam_id=1Z0_591. However, this is only available to partners. If you are not a member of a partner organization, I suggest you search the OU website for OBIEE 11g training and compare the exam topics to the course topics. This will be the best way for you to choose training that may be helpful for you to prepare for the exam.

    Regards,
    Brandye Barrington
    Certification Forum Moderator
  • 16. Re: OBIEE Certification
    940986 Newbie
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    Hi everyone, it looks like 1Z0-591 exam has become a production exam, and Oracle has published the official passing score for it. I've registered to take the exam this November.

    Does anyone know, against which version of OBIEE has this exam been validated?

    Thanks!
  • 17. Re: OBIEE Certification
    Brandye Barrington Expert
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    Beyond 11g, there is really no info on this. Does that help, or do you need further info on this?

    Regards,
    Brandye Barrington
    Certification Forum Moderator
  • 18. Re: OBIEE Certification
    940986 Newbie
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    Hi Brandye, thanks for the reply.

    But yes, I think I need further info on this. Knowing the version in which the exam has been validated against is important, as there are many differences between the versions of 11g (i.e. 11.1.1.30 vs 11.1.1.5.0 vs 11.1.1.6.0 vs 11.1.1.6.2 BP1 vs etc). It can determine which documentations must be read, and it could be a difference between passing and failing the test.
  • 19. Re: OBIEE Certification
    927704 Newbie
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    so can anyone take this exam now that it is production? also what is an oracle testing id?
  • 20. Re: OBIEE Certification
    Brandye Barrington Expert
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    Yes, anyone can take this exam now that it is in production. An Oracle Testing ID is an ID that is assigned to every candidate when they create a Pearson VUE web account. This becomes your unique identifier for the Oracle Certification Program. All of your exam and certification history will be cataloged under this ID.

    Just a note to the poster above 924701 - I am still waiting for the 11g release information for exam 591 that you have requested. I have followed up with the concerned parties. Sorry this info is taking so long to retrieve.

    Regards,
    Brandye Barrington
    Certification Forum Moderator
  • 21. Re: OBIEE Certification
    Brandye Barrington Expert
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    It was developed with 11.1.1.5.0.

    I hope this helps.
    Regards,
    Brandye Barrington
    Certification Forum Moderator
  • 22. Re: OBIEE Certification
    940986 Newbie
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    Hi Brandye, thanks a lot for your help in getting the version information!
  • 23. Re: OBIEE Certification
    900714 Newbie
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    Hi Stewart,

    How was your experience of obiee 11g ( 1Z0- 591) ? Please share your experience here, like how many questions were asked and what is the passing mark ? What is weight age of which topic ???

    Which study material you follow??

    Anything helps..

    I have registered for December..

    Thanks,
    Shah

    Edited by: 897711 on Dec 2, 2012 12:44 PM
  • 24. Re: OBIEE Certification
    bigdelboy Pro
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    897711 wrote:
    Hi Stewart,

    How was your experience of obiee 11g ( 1Z0- 591) ? Please share your experience here, like how many questions were asked and what is the passing mark ? What is weight age of which topic ???

    Which study material you follow??

    Anything helps..
    The details are available at the Oracle Certiifcation Website: (eg it will say all questions carry equal weight):
    http://certification.oracle.com

    And Brandye's post of about 30th august links to the page of the exam which covers most of the questions you have asked here ... and the rest of the thread covers a little as well.
  • 25. Re: OBIEE Certification
    user8474870 Newbie
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    Hello !

    For a Non-OPN Member candidate, like me, can I take the 1z0-591 Exam and get certified as "Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation Suite 11 Certified Implementation Specialist " ?

    Only, OPN Members get a Pearson VUE accounts . So for an 'outsider' like me, what procedure should I follow to register for exam and make sure I get the results in an accurate & timely manner.

    Thanks,
    Rakesh
  • 26. Re: OBIEE Certification
    bigdelboy Pro
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    user8474870 wrote:
    Hello !

    For a Non-OPN Member candidate, like me, can I take the 1z0-591 Exam and get certified as "Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation Suite 11 Certified Implementation Specialist " ?
    Yes. The exam is more geared towards OPN members, but anyone can take the exam.

    Only, OPN Members get a Pearson VUE accounts . So for an 'outsider' like me, what procedure should I follow to register for exam and make sure I get the results in an accurate & timely manner.
    No. Anyone can get a Pearson VUE Oracle Account. http://www.pearsonvue.com/oracle

    Register and book the exam there. Also read further details at http://certification.oracle.com

    Registering on http://certview.oracle.com will allow you to get exam results quickly.

    ( You only need need the OPN number if your company is an OPN member )

    Thanks,
    Rakesh
  • 27. Re: OBIEE Certification
    user8474870 Newbie
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    Hi ,
    Thanks for your response. I checked Kaplan And Transcender both of them do not have Exam Prep material for 1z0-591 .

    Can I trust **********.com ? Is there material valid/ acknowledged by Oracle ?

    Thanks,
    Rakesh

    Edited by: user8474870 on Jan 10, 2013 8:19 AM
  • 28. Re: OBIEE Certification
    matthew_morris Expert
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    Can I trust ******.com ? Is there material valid/ acknowledged by Oracle ?
    No. They are a dump provider. Please edit your post to obscure the name. You can check a provider by going to www.certguard.com and putting the name in the "Domain or URL:" text box and clicking 'Search'. They have a database of which are considered to be safe vs dump proividers.

    The only providers Oracle recommends are Transcender and Self Test Software (both owned by Kaplan). I know that Ucertify is not a dump provider, but I have also heard mixed reviews regarding the quality of their product.
  • 29. Re: OBIEE Certification
    user8474870 Newbie
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    Thanks . That really helps, knowing who are recommended providers.

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